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The Manchester Mayor last week put out a statement about Greater Manchester’s forthcoming Clean Air Zone, calling on the Government for more support.
From Monday 29 November, the Portsmouth Class B Clean Air Zone (CAZ) is now in operation and non-compliant vehicles driven in the city will be subject to charges.
Joining the current Zones operating across Bath, Birmingham and London, Portsmouth will be the next CAZ to go live, with the B-grade Zone* launching later this month on 29 November 2021. Oxford, Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow, and Manchester will follow during 2022.
The ten Greater Manchester local authorities have approved the Greater Manchester Clean Air Plan, which includes a category C charging Clean Air Zone (CAZ).
Birmingham City Council’s Cabinet has voted today on closing city centre roads to through-traffic, except for zero-emission buses and cyclists.
Britain’s first Zero Emission Zone (ZEZ) pilot is set to launch in Oxford in February 2022, with the registration system for exemptions and discounts going live in December 2021.
The 2021 edition of the BVRLA's annual Road to Zero Report Card not only assesses progress towards zero emission fleets in terms of EV supply, EV demand and charging infrastructure, but also for the first time compares progress for cars, vans and trucks.
The BVRLA Fleet Sustainability Credentials show that the rental and leasing sectors are already leading the transition to cleaner transport. 100% of rented, leased and car club cars are Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) compliant and 99% of rented vans (96% of leased vans) are as well.
Christina Calderato, Head of Transport Strategy and Planning at Transport for London writes to inform members of the where, when, and why of the ULEZ expansion from this October.
Oxfordshire County Council has delayed its planned Zero Emission Zone pilot in the city of Oxford, postponing the August go-live date to later this year.
In a Greenfleet magazine’s special feature for SME’s, the BVRLA’s Andrea McMahon highlights how the vehicle rental and leasing sectors can help small businesses by giving them more flexibility and less risk when adopting a sustainable fleet.