Sunday, March 7, 2021
Bradford Clean Air Zone set for January 2022

Bradford Clean Air Zone likely to start ‘by January 2022’

A Class C Clean Air Zone in Bradford should be operational “by January 2022” if plans are approved as recommended by members of the...
Wrightbus Voith VEDS

Wrightbus to use Voith Electrical Drive System in ZE buses

Wrightbus will exclusively utilise the Voith Electrical Drive System (VEDS) in the second-generation of its battery-electric and hydrogen fuel cell-electric buses, the two parties...
First Bus to trial Arrival electric bus

First Bus to trial Arrival battery-electric model in autumn

First Bus is to become the first operator to trial the Arrival battery-electric bus. The process will begin in the autumn and Arrival says...
UK battery electric bus market in 2020

UK third largest Western European electric bus market in 2020

The UK battery-electric bus market was the third largest in Western Europe in 2020, according to research carried out by Dutch consultancy Chatrou CME...
Bristol Clean Air Zone

Bristol Clean Air Zone set for October introduction

A small Class D Clean Air Zone (CAZ) is set to be introduced in Bristol city centre by the end of October under plans...
McGills electric buses order extended to 35

McGill’s extends electric buses order to 35; hydrogen to follow

McGill’s Group has announced a second order for battery-electric buses in another step on its move away from diesel. It takes to 35 the...
Zemo Partnership Logo

LowCVP renames to Zemo Partnership; net zero is new target

The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP) has announced today that it is to change its name to the Zemo Partnership. The name change reflects...
Yutong E10 on loan in Harrogate

Yutong E10 borrowed by Transdev for latest Harrogate trial

Transdev Blazefield subsidiary The Harrogate Bus Company is evaluating a Yutong E10 battery-electric bus borrowed from Go North East's Voltra fleet. It is part...
London LEZ grace period announced by TfL

London LEZ grace period for approved retrofit bookings

Vehicles that have a confirmed booking with a Clean Vehicle Retrofit Accreditation Scheme (CVRAS)-approved retrofit solution to allow them to comply with London’s Low...
Electric bus retrofit - Equipmake MD Ian Foley

‘Don’t forget retrofit in the rush to an electric bus transition’

The potential to retrofit a battery-electric driveline to an existing bus should not be forgotten by the government as it plots the UK market's...