Managing Director, Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership
Andy Eastlake was appointed as the LowCVP’s Managing Director in April 2012, after serving both on the board and as chair of the members’ council for many years. Andy has a strong background in vehicle engineering, specialising in powertrain developments, fuel efficiency and emissions. He was formerly Group Head of Commercial and Projects at Millbrook Proving Ground where he led the work on powertrain test and development programmes and alternative fuels for a variety of global OEM customers. As head of laboratories Andy was responsible for all technical aspects of the Millbrook business and for government and European legislative relations. Andy led the Millbrook work to develop test methods for HGVs and Buses. He is also a Board member of CENEX the Centre of Excellence for Low Carbon & Fuel Cell Technologies and a Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.
This session will examine how successful low-emission zones currently are at improving air quality in city centres and how much further they can be taken in the drive towards zero-emission urban transport…