DPD to invest additional €2m to electrify its fleet
The parcel-delivery firm aims to have 250 electric vans by 2025, and says the biggest challenge of switching is still cost
DPD Ireland is set to invest a further €2 million in decarbonising its fleet of vans and trucks over the coming years.
The parcel-delivery company, which has already invested €3.2 million since 2019 in electric vans and the associated charging infrastructure, said it plans to add an additional 100 of the vehicles to its Irish fleet by the end of 2022, bringing the total number to 130.
DPD said it aims to have 250 electric vans by 2025, which...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
With any subscription you will have access to
Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps
Unlimited access to our eReader library
Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week
Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you
Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences
Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine
Kerry Group’s steady results signal global bounceback
The company has announced the sale of some of Ireland’s oldest food brands, such as Denny and Galtee, to US food giant Pilgrim’s Pride
Kinney boosts stake in Irish Ferries parent group by €9m
The low-profile Chicago-based investor’s firm, Kinney Asset Management, now holds €60 million-worth of shares in Irish Continental Group
Revenues at Virgin Media grow 3% to €224 million in first half of 2020
Data use across the company’s network almost double as internet played a key role in remote working, education and entertainment during pandemic while TV subscriptions also increased