Electric Vehicles & Sustainability
2050 Vision: What’s in the future for the UK’s transport sector – and how can we get there?
The UK’s transport sector is going through a period of rapid change. Net-zero targets, changing consumer habits, and increased automation, digitisation & connectivity, all bring challenges and opportunities across the sector. Innovate UK, which is the United Kingdom’s innovation agency, has this month launched a new report UK Transport Vision 2050, which looks at the […]
The Move to Electric Vehicles for Logistics Operators
The pressure is on to move towards electric and sustainable power as we hear more and more about the climate crisis – and the increasing demand from consumers for more sustainable deliveries. The biggest way that the UK’s logistics sector can lead the charge (no pun intended) is with electric and hybrid fleets and other […]
Alternatively-Powered Vehicles – Making the Transition to Zero-emission Mobility (ACEA Progress Report)
In today’s world, many of us are aware of the sustainability implications of many of the actions we take, and this is no different for automotive manufacturers making the transition towards zero-emission mobility with alternatively-powered vehicles. In April 2019, the European Parliament and Council adopted Regulation (EU) 2019/631, which introduced CO2 emissions standards for new […]
The Last Mile: How Can We Make it More Sustainable?
A change in consumer behaviour, and a soaring number of online orders has encouraged many businesses to think about how they can make their last mile deliveries more sustainable. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, retailers have been faced with a surge in the number of orders being placed and, as a result, have […]
New ways to get the most from Stream
Save on your Stream subscription We’re offering a three-month free trial of Stream Check, plus 50% off Stream Go subscriptions for electric vehicles, cargo bikes and other vehicles with alternative drivetrains. 90-day Free Trial of Stream Check Stream Check helps you to manage fleet maintenance and compliance. Complete daily or pre-use walkaround checks in the […]
Electric vehicles & Milk runs
Dave Pickburn #StreamTeam update | 12 July 2019 | Electric vehicles & Milk runs Hello! Its Dave Pickburn I’ve been on holiday for the last week or so, it’s good to be back. I did a trip from Leeds to London to Cornwall and back again, all on electric. While we were in London, it […]
Should you still prepare for clean air zones?
The introduction of clean air zones (CAZ) in Leeds, Birmingham and other cities across the UK has been pushed back from the original start date of January 2019. What are the clean air zones? We covered them in detail in this post, but clean air zones are part of the UK government’s “Road to Zero” […]
Clean air zones & reducing emissions
Dave Pickburn #StreamTeam update | 21 June 2019 | Clean air zones & reducing emissions Hi, its Dave Pickburn, back for our weekly Stream update This week I’m going to be talking about clean air zones Thanks to Pete and to Paul for picking up the slack on the last couple of weeks It was […]
The Big Switch: Businesses moving to electric & low-emissions vehicles
With the environment (and our need to protect it ) more and more in the public eye, business owners and fleet operators may be wondering how they can reduce their environmental impact. Transport remains the biggest emitting sector of greenhouse gas emissions in the UK, with as much as 27% of total greenhouse gas emissions […]
Licence regulations updated for battery-powered, electric light goods vehicles
Dave Pickburn #StreamTeam update | 31 May 2019 Hi! Its Dave Pickburn, Friday afternoon and its been a busy week as usual. This week, I’m quite happy on a Friday afternoon. We invest a lot in research & development and invest into the Stream product. We’ve been doing our R&D claim, but it’s hard work to do, […]