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STEP on the Bus - Technology, Funding and Air Quality

STEP is delighted to announce a 1-day seminar/workshop on emerging bus technologies.

This free event on Thursday 28 May aims to provide a forum for practitioners from the Transport, Planning, Policy, Environmental Health professions who want to learn about funding opportunities, best practice, and working together to support air quality improvement through new bus industry technology applications. 116 more words

Air Quality

Help Shape £20m Funding for Greener Taxis

It was announced in April 2014 that the Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) would make at least £20m available for an ultra low emission Taxi Scheme, as part of the £500m package to grow the market for ultra low emission vehicles (ULEVs) from 2015-20. 133 more words

Vehicle Emissions

Greener taxis for York’s streets

GREENER taxis are set to become a more regular sight on York’s streets as council bosses hope to cut pollution.

City of York Council’s low emission taxi incentive plan – the first in the UK – aims to increase the number of hybrid and electric taxis and minicabs by offering hackney and private hire drivers £3,000 towards their cost through its Local Sustainable Transport Fund, set up through Government funding.

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Green Taxis