electric vans

Call for “ambitious” ZEV mandate to meet growing demand for electric vans

 
Government plans to mandate OEMs to produce a certain quota of zero-emission vans from 2024 must be “ambitious” if they are to meet growing industry demand for electric vans, New AutoMotive warned this week. The warning follows the publication o…

Parcelhub commits £450,000 to electric vans and infrastructure

 
Whistl subsidiary Parcelhub is investing £450,000 in the rollout of a fleet of electric vehicles within its regional depot network. The company said “several” Maxus eDeliver 9 vans are already operating from its Nottingham and Dinnington sites w…

DHL reports 37% drop in carbon emissions from sustainable delivery trial at Billingsgate market

 
DHL Supply Chain has teamed up with the The City of London Corporation and Ford Pro to conduct a sustainable delivery trial at London’s historic Billingsgate Market to explore ways to reduce traffic, improve air quality and offer a better custom…

DPD ahead of target on all-electric deliveries as roll out continues

 
DPD has confirmed it is now providing an all-electric service to 10 UK towns and cities. The delivery giant is targeting a further 30 locations by the end of 2023 – five more than originally planned and two years earlier than expected. In Octobe…