Why aerodynamics are integral to achieving carbon footprint targets, whichever alternative fuel you choose.

Carbon footprint targets are becoming more real with each year that passes while there is the ever-increasing choices available in terms of fuel and vehicle solutions. Those in the haulage industry now have to find their routes towards a sustainable fleet to meet the needs of the future. As you would well know, this a … Continued

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The road to zero: is progress on carbon zero status of our haulage sector too slow?

One of the outcomes of the recent COP27 conference was the launch of the ‘Accelerating to Zero Coalition’, a platform designed to deliver a global, Paris-aligned Zero Emission Vehicle transition.  Signatories will commit to a 100% transition to new car and van sales being zero emission by 2040, and 2035 in leading markets. Obviously, this … Continued

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How truck manufacturers can reduce emissions fines with expert aerodynamics

For truck manufacturers, carbon footprint targets are poised to stamp all over their bottom line.  The existing VECTO (Vehicle Energy Consumption Calculation Tool) legislation is due to tighten considerably, with targets based on 2020 baseline measurements reducing by a whopping 15% from 2025. That means truck manufacturers will be heavily fined for every gram of … Continued

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Applying the science to Waitrose’ fleet sustainability strategy

“Their scientific approach shows that Aerodyne are a credible and reliable trusted advisor.”  They are already one of the UK’s best-loved and trusted brands, and Waitrose have been making great strides in their approach to sustainability and reducing their carbon footprint. Aerodyne is proud to have a long-standing business relationship with Waitrose to work towards this … Continued

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Save time and money with Aerodyne’s latest self-adjusting solution

Did you know every 200mm of exposed trailer front costs 3% in fuel?   Amid the current Ukraine crisis and eye-wateringly high fuel costs, considering your truck’s aerodynamics has never been more pertinent. We have an array of aerodynamic solutions that help streamline your truck resulting in lower emissions, fuel savings and increased profit.  For one, deflectors reduce … Continued

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Aerodyne future proofs sideskirts in readiness for new CO2 reduction targets

At Aerodyne, we are always innovating. One recent project involved turning our usual process on its head and developing a product that was future proofed to pass future tests and targets.  A bit of background  European Community Whole Vehicle Type Approval (ECWVTA), also known as Type Approval, was introduced across all EU countries and all … Continued

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