Four of the biggest car makers absent from COP26 agreement

The manufacturers have not signed a pledge to only sell zero-emission vehicles by 2035

Vans commits to reducing carbon emissions by 43% by 2030

The action sports brand is also working towards converting all owned and operated facilities to 100% renewable energy by 2025

Parcel firm DPD to add 300 clean vans to its EV fleet by May

It claims this is the largest single commercial electric van order to date in the UK

Barcelona introduces low-emission zone across city

Older polluting cars banned from 95km2 area from January 1 2020

London launches £23m van scrappage fund for microbusinesses

They can receive up to £6,000 to scrap a non-compliant van or minibus and switch to a new electric model

EU nations agree 35% car emissions reductions by 2030

New passenger cars would also have to emit 15% less emissions on average by 2025

Zero emission vehicles could be given green number plates

They would be entitled to drive on bus lanes in addition to green vehicles lanes

UK revs up £2m funding for electric delivery bikes

Older, polluting diesel vans making short deliveries are said to be a major source of congestion and harmful emissions

New vehicle tax change to help white van man go green

Less than one in every 200 vans bought in 2016/17 was an ultra-low emission model

New rules to speed up uptake of greener vans

The government has proposed changes to driver licensing rules that is expected to make it easier for van drivers to switch to greener vehicles. The Department for Transport said they will be able to use heavier electric or gas-powered vans without having to apply for a new licence. The reform is part of the government […]