Letter to Chris Grayling and Greg Clark – assessment of the Road to Zero Strategy

This letter from Lord Deben, CCC Chairman, is a specific assessment by the Committee of the Department for Transport’s Road to Zero Strategy. The letter recommends the Government takes following actions to tackle emissions reductions from transport:

  • set out a vision for future travel demand
  • accelerate the uptake of the cleanest vehicles
  • reduce risks and costs to vehicle manufacturers by providing clarity on new car and van targets beyond 2020 and tighten testing procedures
  • address supply issues and long waiting times for electric vehicles
  • support the efficient rollout of affordable EV charging infrastructure.
  • tackle emissions from trucks