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Tag : London

London road funding cuts could lead to size and weight restrictions

2 months ago / 0 comments

The City Hall announcement of a freeze on non-essential road repairs could bring increased disruption for fleets while impacting on profitability.

Transport Secretary blocks plans for rise in PCN charges

2 months ago / 0 comments

Plans to increase London Red Route PCNs, which would have created havoc for van fleets, have been blocked by the Transport Secretary.

London boroughs to explore greener delivery solutions with new funding

5 months ago / 0 comments

New initiatives intended to cut pollution from deliveries and generally improve air quality are being trialled in various London boroughs with the help of new funding.

Early introduction of ULEZ could increase van usage

5 months ago / 0 comments

The Mayor of London’s decision to introduce the Ultra Low Emission Zone 17 months ahead of schedule could bring about a rise in the number of vans operating in London, potentially undermining air quality … Read More »

SMEs and specialist vehicle operators to bear brunt of early ULEZ introduction

6 months ago / 0 comments

The introduction of the London Ultra Low Emission Zone 17 months ahead of schedule is likely to hit SMEs and specialist vehicle operators the most, with limited impact on other fleets, according to Arval.

Early ULEZ introduction to bring significant challenges for fleets

6 months ago / 0 comments

The Mayor of London has come under fire for his decision to introduce the Ultra Low Emission Zone 17 months ahead of schedule, impacting on fleet operators in the capital.

London T-Charge should cover more diesel vehicles, says ClientEarth

6 months ago / 0 comments

London’s £10 T-Charge, aimed at discouraging older vehicles from being brought into the city centre, doesn’t go far enough to tackle the problem of pollution in the capital, according to environmental law firm, ClientEarth.

Zipvan trials petrol-powered Transporter vans for hire

6 months ago / 0 comments

Zipvan is trialling petrol-powered Volkswagen Transporters for its London van sharing fleet to provide operators with an alternative to diesels.

Ford Transit Plug-in Hybrid breaks cover ahead of London trials

8 months ago / 0 comments

Ford’s forthcoming Plug-in Hybrid Transit Custom has made its first public appearance just weeks ahead of the start of London-based fleet trials.