The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) is calling on bus operators to take faster action on updating their fleets, as new figures show upgrading London’s buses with Euro VI vehicles could cut NOx emissions produced by buses in the capital by up to 75%.
At the SMMT media briefing, Eminox outlined the retrofit option for achieving Euro VI level emissions, alongside other panellists from First Bus, Optare, Cummins and BYD.
On 2 November 2016, ClientEarth won its High Court case against the Government over its failure to tackle illegal air pollution across the UK.
Visitors to Eminox Limited’s stand (B16) at EUROBUS expo 2016, NEC, Birmingham, will be able to find out how the company’s SCRT® retrofit technology provides them with an effective route to complying with London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ).
Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London, has launched a series of consultations to ask Londoners about their views on proposals to improve air quality in the Capital.
Retrofitting buses will be a cost effective alternative to new vehicles. Plans for London ULEZ and the five other CAZ, all incorporate options for a retrofit alternative. The Eminox SCRT retrofit system has been shown to cut NO2 by 96.7%, along with NOx (95%), PM (98.8%), HC (98.1%) and CO (96.5%).
Weldex, the UK’s largest crawler crane hire company, has retrofitted three of its crawler cranes with Continuously Regenerating Trap (CRT®) diesel particulate filters (DPFs) from Eminox, to make them compliant for use in the London NRMM Low Emission Zone (LEZ).
New London Mayor Sadiq Khan is to consult on bringing forward London ULEZ from 2020 and expanding the area
The Eminox replacement DPF range covers more than 70% of light commercial vehicles factory fitted with a unit and regulated by Euro 4 emissions standards. Parts dealers and distributors will benefit from each filter being supplied in a box, with all of the fitting components included and a booklet giving diagnostic assistance.
Promise of clean bus corridors, all London buses retrofitted by 2020 and all new buses to be hybrid, electric or hydrogen-powered.
Clean diesel technology is available and working in the real world on the latest Euro VI heavy duty vehicles.
It can even be retrofitted to older vehicles to bring them up to this high standard.
Workshops which choose to supply an Eminox DPF, can be reassured that they are supplying the quality and peace of mind expected from the OEM dealer within a cost-saving package which will fully support the independent aftermarket network.
Commercial vehicle emissions specialist Eminox has launched its first range of high quality direct fit replacement Diesel Particulate Filters (DPFs) for light commercial vehicles.
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In light of the ruling by The Supreme Court on UK air quality plans, Steve Rawson, Head of Retrofit Engineering at Eminox, looks at options available to local authorities.