Saturday, May 28, 2022

Passenger focus with tech at its heart: Ember

Ember takes a tech start-up approach to running coach services. routeone visits its Edinburgh head office to learn how technology is improving the passenger...
Tootbus London moves away from fossil fuels

Tootbus London vehicles move to 100% renewable energy

Sightseeing operator Tootbus London has switched all its vehicles away from fossil fuels to 100% reliance on renewable energy sources. Use of hydrotreated vegetable...

Emissions analysis: Here’s what workshops need to know

In case you missed it, we’re in the middle of an eco-revolution. Clean Air Zones are spreading throughout the country, the Euro VI Standards are...
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ZE attracts passengers, but funding it doesn’t, Stagecoach report finds

Over one million new passengers could be encouraged onto the UK bus network through the switch to zero-emission buses (ZEBs), but passengers are reluctant...
Zenobe guidance

Zenobe and Scottish energy networks publish EV guidance

Battery storage specialist Zenobe has worked with distribution network operators (DNOs) Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) Distribution and SP Energy Networks through Scotland’s...

Kura partners with independent school to make transport carbon neutral for 2022

School transport specialist Kura is working with St Paul's School, an independent school in London, to offset emissions produced from all home-to-school services for...
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First Bus unveils £8.1m investment in new fleet for Bradford

First West Yorkshire has unveiled the first three vehicles of a fleet of 39 new buses that have come as part of an £8.1m...
Manchester CAZ will not be introduced on 30 May

Manchester non-Euro VI charging plans ended with CAZ halt?

Vehicles that were to incur charges for non-compliance with the proposed Greater Manchester Clean Air Zone (CAZ) may not be liable for them under...
Zeelo offers minimum-value long-term contracts for zero emission shift

Zeelo offers contract incentives for net zero-emission take-up

Zeelo will guarantee what it says are “minimum-value, long-term contracts” to operators in the UK that engage with its commitment to switch all vehicles...

Stagecoach East marks anniversary of Cambridge electrics

Stagecoach East is celebrating the second year since its first electric vehicles in Cambridge hit the road. The buses, a pair of ADL BYD Enviro400EVs,...

Coach Options adds a new Yutong TC9 PSVAR midi

Coach Options of Middleton has taken delivery of a further Yutong TC9, supplied by Pelican Bus and Coach. The PSVAR compliant midi has 37 seats...