Industry Carbon Reduction Commitment Support

Background and Challenge

Zemo Partnership are helping to deliver the UK HGV industry’s commitment to achieve a 15% reduction in GHG emissions by 2025 (tank-to-wheel, from a 2015 baseline) by supporting the Energy Saving Trust (EST) freight decarbonisation activity; focussing on promoting and developing content for the existing Freight Portal.  


  • To develop portal content using the Partnership’s specialist in-house expertise with member support.
  • To signpost and promote the Freight Portal within the commercial vehicle sector.

Actions and Outputs

  • Generate detailed worked examples of freight decarbonisation strategies for use on the Freight Portal.
  • Playing an active role at EST/DfT meetings, reporting progress and providing wider input, member engagement and support.
  • Dissemination of EST and Freight Portal activity via the Commercial Vehicle Working Group.


  • Delivery of worked examples – May 2021
  • Ongoing support and promotion thereafter – Mar 2022
Brian Robinson

Brian Robinson

Commercial Vehicle Emissions Consultant

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