SSE backs 2030 ban on petrol and diesel company cars and vans

Cecilia Keating
clock
SSE has pledged to decarbonise its full fleet by 2030 | SSE
Image:

SSE has pledged to decarbonise its full fleet by 2030 | SSE

EXCLUSIVE: As the government deliberates on bringing forward its ban of new sales of fossil fuel cars into the first half of the next decade, the Scottish energy company has called for a separate rule mandating corporate fleet decarbonisation by 2030

Energy giant SSE has urged the government to introduce a ban on diesel and petrol cars and vans across all corporate fleets in the UK by 2030. A new rule mandating that all businesses switch their fleets...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Access our Intelligence Reports, exclusive data-rich studies on business-critical aspects of the green economy (BG Advanced members only)
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Automotive

Credit: Forest Green Rovers

Forest Green Rovers and taxi app Bolt encourage football fans to ditch their cars on matchdays

Green partnership initiative will encourage fans to walk to matches with a target of reaching 1.5bn steps collectively across the season

clock 16 August 2022 • 4 min read
Landscape Recovery scheme can boost bird populations by 50 per cent, the report argues | Credit: iStock

How the government's Landscape Recovery scheme could deliver major returns for farmers and the climate

Green Alliance report argues nature-and climate-positive farming reforms could offer significant financial returns to cash-strapped farmers

Cecilia Keating
clock 15 August 2022 • 6 min read
The climate debate now revolves around how, not if, net zero should be achieved

The climate debate now revolves around how, not if, net zero should be achieved

Deliberative democracy is a valuable tool that can help the next PM craft climate policies that are effective and popular, writes Lancaster University's Jacob Ainscough

Jacob Ainscough, Lancaster University
clock 15 August 2022 • 4 min read