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Raise your targets on adoption of electric vans or face supply issues, experts warn government

 
Market share for electric vans has doubled to figures well above the government’s proposed mandatory targets for electric van sales which come into play in 2024, prompting calls for much more ambitious targets to be set. Transport researcher New…

Larger HGVs undermining progress on cutting industry emissions, DfT report reveals

 
Fuel efficiency gains in HGVs in recent years have been offset by an increase in the proportion of larger and heavier HGVs amongst new registrations, according to the latest government statistics on transport emissions. The DfT research, Transpo…

New energy report reveals urgent need to invest in green fuels and infrastructure, government told

 
Greater investment in green fuels and infrastructure, including hydrogen and electric HGVs, is required to stave off an unstable freight future that threatens to destabilise our economy, according to digital freight management firm Zeus. The log…