UK transport costs surge as ULEZ and HGV fees kick in

Transport costs in the UK are expected to rise as the Ultra Low Emission Zone expansion and Heavy Goods Vehicle fees take effect, potentially impacting motorists and operators

Royal Mail transitions HGV fleet to renewable diesel alternative

Royal Mail’s Sheffield centre will be one of the first locations to transition their fleet to hydrotreated vegetable oil, a renewable diesel alternative

Octopus unveils partnership to build new green hydrogen projects

Partners aim to deliver green hydrogen production projects co-located with renewables

Drivers warned to ‘keep a quarter of a tank of fuel’ amid rocketing gas prices and closed petrol stations

bp said it is prioritising the deliveries it is making to ensure that it keeps fuel at priority sites such as motorway service stations

CNG Fuels opens two green biomethane stations to serve HGVs

The two stations are expected to serve more than 2,000 HGVs each day as consumers increasingly opt for the low carbon alternative to diesel

Rapid refuelling at Liverpool Port to boost HGV efficiency

The Port of Liverpool has opened a 24-hour rapid refuelling station. Certas Energy partnered with the Peel Ports Group to open the site, which has been under construction for 12 weeks. The station will provide diesel, gas oil and AdBlue for truck drivers. High-speed pumps will pump 120 litres of fuel a minute and allow […]

UK opens first Bio-LNG filling station

Britain’s first open access Bio-LNG filling station (pictured) has officially been opened today. The pump in Daventry will allow gas-powered or dual fuel trucks to use Bio-LNG, a blend of 25% Liquefied Biomethane and 75% Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG). Developer Gasrec claims it is the only fuel that will help cut carbon emissions in heavy […]

A lorra lorry winners in HGV contest

The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership Challenge has announced the winners of its HGV Technology Challenge – a competition to identify and promote innovative low carbon solutions for trucks. The challenge set was to reduce CO2 and improve fuel economy, with most solutions able to attach to existing vehicles. The winning companies were rewarded for creating […]