Thursday, January 21, 2021

Sadiq Khan announces 10 new London Low Emission Bus Zones to tackle toxic air

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced plans for 10 more Low Emission Bus Zones (LEBZ) deploying the greenest buses on the capital’s...

Green Urban calls for RPC extension

Emissions specialist Green Urban is lobbying the government to reconsider a Reduced Pollution Certificate (RPC) scheme. It follows the cessation of RPC Scheme. It was announced...

Mayor to spend record amount on cycling

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan is to spend £770m on cycling infrastructure and initiatives in the next five years - an average of £17...

Amsterdam to start LEZ

A Low Emission Zone (LEZ) is starting in Amsterdam on 1 January 2017. It means that coaches and buses registered before 1 January 2005 will...

Coach operators face £1.6bn extra costs

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan wants to make the capital a Euro 6-only zone from 2019. A new report sheds light on the damage...

TfL yet to bite Euro 6 bullet

Despite a pledge by London Mayor Sadiq Khan that all vehicles in London will be low emission, the latest Transport for London (TfL) tender...

Grimsby’s bus station ‘ripped up’

Heavy-duty feature block paving - that formed a centrepiece of the remodelled Grimsby Riverhead Terminal - has been ripped up just over two years...

Route 360 to go electric

Transport for London (TfL) route 360 (Royal Albert Hall-Elephant & Castle) is to be the third in the capital to have battery-electric single deckers. The...

ULEZ to force operators to dig deep

Operators will need to be Euro 6 compliant by 2019 or pay a daily charge of £100 per coach, bus or minibus London Mayor Sadiq...

Obituary: John R Davies, Lakeside Coaches Founder

John R Davies, Founder and former Managing Director of Lakeside Coaches of Ellesmere, died on 19 January after a long illness. He was 82. John...