Government £2m for cargo bikes

The government is to support the uptake of e-cargo bikes with £2 million of funding to promote the use of electric delivery vehicles over older polluting vans and reduce harmful emissions and congestion.

Waitrose takes on low emission trial

Food retailers Waitrose is to take on a low emission trial using Carrier Transicold’s Syberia TWINCOOL engineless refrigeration system trailer powered by hydro-electric power generated by the truck’s ultra-clean Euro 6 engine.