Decision details

Electric Street Cleansing Vehicles - City Wide

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for City Management and Air Quality

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Summary of Decision


The Cabinet Member for City Management and Air Quality has approved the spend of £8.0m to procure the required electric street cleansing vehicles through Veolia ES (UK) Ltd.



Reasons for Decision 

To move away from diesel powered street cleansing operations to fully electric and eliminate additional 600 tonnes of CO2 emissions from Westminster Streets. This is one of the key fleet decarbonisation projects to assist the City Council in delivering its carbon neutral council aspiration by 2030.


Publication date: 24/03/2023

Date of decision: 24/03/2023

Effective from: 01/04/2023

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