Nottingham companies and public sector organisations are invited to a networking occasion the place their questions on adopting Extremely-Low Emission Automobiles (ULEVs) will be answered.
Rob Pittam, Editor of the BBC Sunday Politics East Midlands present, will host the occasion, which can function a panel of Nottingham companies which might be within the course of of creating the transition to electrical autos. The panel may also function Rasita Chudasama, Principal Transport Planner at Nottingham Metropolis Council.
The ‘Query Time’ panel will kind a part of a night networking drinks reception happening from 5.30pm to 7.30pm on Tuesday 26 March 2019 at Nottingham Modern. Prior reserving is crucial by way of this hyperlink.
The occasion is organised by the Office Journey Service: ULEV Expertise, a programme devoted to supporting companies to know, trial and implement Extremely-Low Emission Automobiles, funded by Nottingham Metropolis Council’s Go Extremely Low Metropolis undertaking.
The ULEV Expertise undertaking will help organisations get monetary savings on working firm autos and decrease firm CO2 emissions, in addition to enhancing air high quality (NOx) emissions in Nottingham.
Rasita Chudasama, who leads the Go Extremely Low undertaking on the Metropolis Council, mentioned: “Not solely are electrical and different ultra-low emission autos higher for the atmosphere than petrol and diesel automobiles, they’re less expensive to run too. The ULEV Expertise is one among a variety of methods we’re attempting to assist companies make the swap and revel in the advantages, together with different initiatives such because the set up of a public cost level community. This occasion is a good alternative to search out out extra from organisations which might be within the means of going ultra-low.”
An Extremely-Low Emission Automobile (ULEV) is a automotive or van that emits 75g/km CO2 or much less. ULEVs embody pure electrical autos, range-extended electrical autos and plug-in hybrids (PHEVs). The most recent electrical autos embody fashions with driving ranges of as much as 300 miles, or much more in some circumstances.
The ULEV Expertise programme presents companies and the general public sector:
- Totally-Funded Fleet Evaluations– offering an unbiased evaluation of the potential to combine ultra-low emission automobiles and vans inside an organization fleet
- Low Emission Automobile Loans– enabling corporations to undertake a month-long trial of electrical or plug-in hybrid electrical autos
- Enterprise Engagement and Occasions– enabling corporations to community with friends and acquire further understanding of the advantages of working ULEVs
Additional funding assist can be accessible to companies within the type of a Office Journey Service grant of as much as £25,000 to assist sustainable transport initiatives together with office charging infrastructure.
To search out out extra in regards to the ULEV Expertise and how one can safe your free car trial or absolutely funded fleet assessment please go to: www.ulevexperience.co.uk.
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