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A parliamentary committee raised their concerns, and the concerns of BVRLA members with Transport Minister Jesse Norman MP at an Environmental Audit Committee on 3 April.
The BVRLA has been asked to chair the Electric Vehicle Energy Taskforce which is leading the way on smart charging for fleets.
The new Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) will charge all but the greenest vehicles to enter central London. BVRLA members provide affordable access to the newest, cleanest cars, vans and trucks. Using a range of business models, they can provide pay-as-you-go access to ULEZ compliant vehicles by the minute, hour, day, week, month or year.
Joining the BVRLA Blogging community is Iain Forbes, Head of the Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles at Department for Transport and BEIS. In his blog, Iain explains how BVRLA members are at the heart of the next mobility revolution.
Early bird tickets are now available for the BVRLA’s Future Mobility Congress. The discount is valid until 30 April for BVRLA members at a cost of £215+VAT (£35 discount from usual ticket price).
Iain Forbes, Head of the Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles at DfT and BEIS explains how British companies are at the heart of the next mobility revolution and will provide valuable innovations and insights for change.
The BVRLA has published a Ultra Low Emission Zone factsheet outlining the role that the vehicle rental, leasing and car club sector can play in accelerating the uptake of ultra-low emission vehicles and encouraging people to use more active, public and shared modes of transport. The association has also shared a list of recommendations for policymakers to consider.
To help improve air quality, an Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) will be implemented within central London from 8 April 2019. Most vehicles, including cars, vans, and trucks will need to meet new, tighter exhaust emission standards (ULEZ standards) or pay a daily charge to travel within the ULEZ.
Tax is a vital weapon in any government’s policy armoury. Used in the right way, it can mobilise businesses and drive innovation or behaviour change. When poorly devised or implemented, it can damage whole industries and encourage avoidance or evasion.
The introduction of the Ultra-Low Emission Zone in London is less than nine weeks away. From 8 April 2019 most vehicles, including cars and vans will need to meet emission standards or pay a daily charge to travel within the zone.