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25/05/2022

UK first: Electra shows first zero-emission refrigerated hydrogen HGV at the CV Show

Electra Commercial Vehicles showed the first zero-emission refrigerated fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV) in the UK during the CV Show.

The 19-tonne hydrogen-powered truck is the first of its kind to go into operation. Electra is also the only manufacturer in the UK which builds both electric and fuel cell battery electric vehicles. The Electra ...
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25/05/2022

Two Ategos for Formula One

A West Midlands-based fabricator and installer of UPVC windows, doors and ...
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23/05/2022

Irizar i6S Efficient Integral

Golden Boy Coaches of Hoddesdon in Hertfordshire is the first UK based ...
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19/05/2022

Daimler Buses 3D printed parts

Owners of Mercedes-Benz and Setra buses/touring coaches will soon be able ...
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19/05/2022

Hyva launches loaders

Hyva is showing a new and a modified hookloader at the IFAT trade show in ...
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18/05/2022

Arocs tipper: climbing power

Devon’s DA Commercials is already saving time and hopes also to cut its ...
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18/05/2022

Prometeon launches ‘Serie 02’

A new Pirelli-branded range of commercial vehicle tyres from Prometeon ...
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17/05/2022

Goodyear pilots connectivity

Goodyear's SightLine suite of tyre intelligence technologies encompass ...
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17/05/2022

Tower Transit's Switch e-buses

Switch Mobility, formerly Optare, will supply a fleet of 12 Metrocity ...
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Features
18/05/2022

E-trucks around Europe

Fleet operators across Europe have ordered, and in some cases, started using, full-electric HGVs. Below is a round-up of recent news, to help try to understand what is involved in integrating full-electric vehicles into fleets

Denmark Scania will supply at least 78 fully electric L-series trucks, with an additional 23 trucks as optional, to ...
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18/05/2022

Changes to O-licence for LCVs

From 21 May 2022, the law will update to bring more vans and car/trailer combinations into scope for requiring a goods vehicle operator licence when used internationally – including between Northern Ireland and Eire. Lucy Radley ...
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18/05/2022

Renault e-truck assembly line

Renault Trucks is moving rapidly towards offering a full range of battery-electric commercial vehicles under a new brand: E-Tech. Toby Clark visited its Blainville factory in Normandy to find out what the plans are, take a look at ...
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12/04/2022

Off-grid gas

Methane needn’t only be sourced from underneath the North Sea. In fact renewable, sustainable sources of the energetic gas can be found in food and animal waste – and are being tapped by an increasing number of transport operators, ...
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