Tag: emissions

London’s ULEZ set to expand in October 2021

Starting from 25th October 2021, the ULEZ will expand to cover one single, large zone within (but not including) both the North and South Circular Road (A406 & A205 respectfully). The ULEZ will require your engine to meet the new Euro VI Nitrogen Oxide and particulate matter emissions standards. As of records released in 2017 by Transport for London, the percent age of vehicles which meet these standards have risen from 39% to 80%. You can read more on this topic over…

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Local emissions plans heavily criticised by RHA

At the Microlise Transport Conference held in Coventry on 19th May 2018; Richard Burnett, the chief executive of the Road Haulage Association (RHA) gave Government guidance to local authorities a scathing review. During his conference speech, Mr Burnett drew attention to three consecutive court cases on air quality involving the non-profit environmental law organisation ClientEarth. Stating that the end result of the third case; that government must instruct local authorities to take action on air quality in 33 towns & cities,…

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