Dearman’s Role in the Clean Energy Ecosystem of the Future

2019-02-21T15:26:11+00:00January 8th, 2019|Viewpoints|

Tinkering away in a garage in Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire, to produce a zero-emission engine, which then gets taken on by the likes of Sainsbury’s, Unilever and Marks & Spencer, is an unlikely story. But that’s the Dearman story summed up. Our liquid nitrogen-powered engine is a groundbreaking [...]

Budget 2018: Let’s scale back red diesel and clean up Britain’s air

2018-10-16T14:21:05+00:00October 16th, 2018|Viewpoints|

We are now less than three weeks away from the Budget. All eyes will be on Chancellor Philip Hammond to address some of the nation’s most pressing issues- which of course includes air quality. Britain’s air pollution problem January 2010 was the deadline for EU Member States to comply [...]

Dearman in South Africa: Tackling food waste and supporting small farmers

2018-08-24T09:15:54+00:00August 28th, 2018|Viewpoints|

Dearman’s groundbreaking liquid nitrogen technology is carving itself out as a solution to help clean up polluted air. But of course, the innovative and versatile nature of the technology means it has a number of applications and Dearman is now taking on another major pressing issue: food waste. The [...]

Reducing the world’s food waste with clean cold

2018-07-17T16:19:17+00:00July 11th, 2018|Viewpoints|

The facts are staggering- a third of the food our planet produces is lost or wasted, roughly 1.3 billion tonnes a year. This is taking place right across the supply chain- from initial harvest to unsold items to food thrown away by households- and therefore calls for an equally [...]

Three Major Trends Shaping The Cold Chain

2018-08-02T11:49:44+00:00May 30th, 2018|Viewpoints|

The logistics sector is in flux. The backbone of many successful industries- the cold chain- is being shaped by internal factors such as increasing digitalisation, big data and external factors such as political and consumer pressures. Cold chain players who will still be in the market five or ten [...]

Government’s Clean Air Strategy cites Dearman’s groundbreaking work

2018-05-22T14:41:44+00:00May 22nd, 2018|Viewpoints|

Environment Secretary Michael Gove today (22nd May) launched the Government’s major strategy to clean up Britain’s polluted air. The Clean Air Strategy also refers to Dearman’s innovative work to develop zero emission transport refrigeration, particularly our successful trial with supermarket giant Sainsbury’s. That our pioneering work has been cited by [...]

Gove’s interventions are welcome- that’s why he cannot ignore the worst polluters on Britain’s roads

2018-04-24T12:21:11+00:00April 24th, 2018|Viewpoints|

It is great to see that Michael Gove as Secretary of State for the Environment has vowed to take action “at pace” on banning plastic straws, cotton buds, drink stirrers and other disposable items. Well-placed government intervention can drive positive change for our environment, but this should give us pause [...]

Fleet operators can get ahead of the red diesel shake up that’s coming

2018-03-29T16:27:23+00:00March 29th, 2018|Viewpoints|

One thing’s for certain: the need to tackle Britain’s air pollution is not an issue that’s going away any time soon. In addition to last year’s plan from ministers to reduce illegal levels of nitrogen oxide emissions, this Spring we are expecting a consultation to be launched on the government’s [...]

2018: A vital year for the UK government and air quality

2019-01-31T09:28:36+00:00February 14th, 2018|Viewpoints|

Last week, Dearman was invited to attend an Air Quality Showcase event, held at the House of Commons and organised by the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Air Pollution. The event was well-timed given all the policy currently being developed to reduce harmful levels of emissions across Britain. The showcase was [...]

The growing noise for quieter delivery trucks

2017-12-18T10:50:31+00:00November 20th, 2017|Viewpoints|

Compared to their diesel counterparts, the positive impact on air pollution of zero-emission transport refrigeration units (TRUs) is evident. This is certainly worth restating in light of the recent report published by prestigious medical journal, The Lancet, which links 6.5 million deaths worldwide to air pollution. Another strong benefit of [...]