Government and industry funding worth a total of £11 million has been announced towards public sector hydrogen fuel cell vehicles and a new refuelling network in order to boost air quality and cut carbon emissions.
New guide identifies open standards and datasets as key tools for authorities to streamline public transport provision, despite related security challenges
The Department for Transport has announced that rails services between Nottingham, Newark and Lincoln are to benefit from a £2 million investment package focusing on timetable improvements.
Toyota has reached an important production staging post in its programme to launch its first fuel cell vehicle – gaining government‑approved status to build and inspect high‑pressure hydrogen tanks.
Essex County Council has recently installed three new OLEV-funded rapid charging stations to meet the needs of electric vehicle owners in the area.
CILT (Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport) has published its 'Vision for Transport Planning' with the Transport Planning Society (TPS) – setting out challenges for the UK over the next 20 years and the role of planners.
With a decision due next month regarding the future of the Nissan battery plants in Sunderland and Smyrna, Tennessee, news agency Reuters is reporting that company boss Carlos Ghosn is preparing to cut battery manufacturing – a move which re-opened deep divisions with alliance partner Renault, according to the agency.
The government has launched the next stage of its initiative to support domestic charging points.
More than half of the government’s official future construction workload is transport projects, according to analysis.
Cities in the North have come up with their own £15bn plan to revolutionise Britain’s transport system in a report to be presented to Chancellor George Osborne today.