Saturday, November 27, 2021
Leicester CAZ proposals scrapped

Plans for Leicester Clean Air Zone scrapped after air quality improves

Proposals for a Clean Air Zone (CAZ) in Leicester affecting buses and taxis have been scrapped, after the Department for Environment Food and Rural...
Bristol Clean Air Zone

June 2022 start and financial support outlined for Bristol CAZ

Mayor of Bristol Marvin Rees has confirmed that Bristol's Clean Air Zone, which was due to begin in October, has received government backing and...
First Bus and Hitachi Europe enter strategic partnership

First Bus and Hitachi Europe enter decarbonisaton partnership

First Bus and Hitachi Europe have agreed a strategic partnership that will see Hitachi support decarbonisation work at First Glasgow’s Caledonia depot. The agreement captures...
SSE and Swarco want bus charging infrastructure opened to other businesses

EV bus charging infrastructure: ‘Open it to others’, say suppliers

Opening battery-electric charging infrastructure in bus depots to other businesses that run electric vehicles “would help to accelerate the UK’s transition to low carbon...
Eviro4ooEV about to start Road to Renewables tour

Road to Renewables COP26 tour begins with Enviro400EV

A further zero-emission bus to have begun a journey from London to Glasgow ahead of the COP26 climate change conference is a BYD ADL...
Coach can help in work around reducing domestic flights

Where are coaches in CBT policy for reducing domestic flights?

Has coach travel been forgotten? For many, the answer is no. Operators report strong business, notwithstanding difficulties around driver availability. It is thus curious...
Diamond Bus battery electric retrofit MAN

Diamond Bus starts to place battery-electric retrofits into service

Rotala subsidiary Diamond Bus has begun to introduce its first zero-emission vehicles to the West Midlands as part of a five-bus battery-electric retrofit project...
ESP utilities chargers

Decarbonisation of public transport in the UK

On 14 July, the government published its long-awaited transport decarbonisation plan, which will have far-reaching long-term implications for the future of public transportation services...
image of a Stagecoach electric bus

Stagecoach submits carbon reduction plans for SBTi approval

Stagecoach has today announced that it will submit carbon reduction goals for independent assessment by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to confirm they...
First Glasgow Caledonia depot electrification work

Work progresses on First Glasgow’s Caledonia electric shift

First Glasgow has completed the first phase of the electrification of its Caledonia depot with the installation of 11 dual cable 150kW Heliox charging...

Cardiff Bus – Operations Manager

Cardiff Bus is recruiting for a Operations Manager to join its team in Cardiff and surrounding areas. Cardiff Bus is the major provider of bus...