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Transport and the UK general election

For the next Government, the need to tackle climate change is more pressing than ever and transport is the highest-emitting sector

Cars, Cities, Industrial policy

London improving UK’s energy security faster than other regions

Diesel fuel sales fell nearly 40% over the past four years with other regions only managing a decline of 20% - demonstrating ULEZ's positive air pollu...

Cars, Cities, Industrial policy, Buses

London diesel fuel sales falling at twice the pace of rest of UK

Sales fell nearly 40% over the past four years with other regions only managing a decline of 20% - demonstrating that the ULEZ not only has positive a...

Ships, Industrial policy

What is needed from the UK’s revised Clean Maritime Plan

The UK shipping sector urgently needs a policy framework to decarbonise for Net Zero, but indications are that the refreshed Clean Maritime Plan will ...

Cars, Industrial policy

Reforming UK taxation for large, heavily-polluting cars

The UK is failing to properly tax oversized, highly polluting cars compared to other European countries. Reforming taxes on new car purchases, targeti...

Cars, Cities, Industrial policy

UK government creating “a tax haven” for large, luxury cars

The UK is not properly taxing larger, luxury, more-polluting vehicles which is leading to a flood of oversized cars entering the market

Cities, Cars, Industrial policy

What’s happening with SUVs in the UK

2023 saw a big leap in the number of SUVs being sold in the UK but let's look at the figures a bit more

Cars, Cities, Industrial policy

UK SUV sales have increased by more than a fifth in one year

SUV sales exceeded 1 million in 2023, having increased 23% between 2022 and 2023 and are an increasing share of car sales

Cars, Batteries, Industrial policy

Pushing back of ban on new petrol and diesel cars sales will be “an attack on industry, climate and consumers”

Delay of ban will send shockwaves across industry and planned investments in infrastructure and batteries as well as blowing a massive hole in carbon ...

Cars, Industrial policy

Smaller cars can reduce demand for critical metals by almost a quarter

Cutting battery sizes, improving chemistries and reducing private car journeys can cut expected consumption 36-49% by 2050.

Cars, Industrial policy

Shared Vision: Tackling the barriers to electric car clubs in the UK

The average British car sits parked for more than 95% of the time, and when used rarely travels very far: well over half the journeys undertaken by ca...

Cities, Industrial policy

Future deaths from air pollution are preventable says report into death of schoolgirl

Future deaths like that of schoolgirl Ella Adoo Kissi Debrah are preventable, says the coroner’s report following her death. It recommends that legall...