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Sir Brian Souter and his sister Dame Ann Gloag, the transport tycoons who founded Stagecoach, have sold nearly 11.6 million of their shares.

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Network Rail has today been named as one of the top 50 employers for women in Britain.

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  • Electric vehicles on world’s roads expected to increase to 145m by 2030Under existing climate policies, electric vehicles could wipe out use of 2m barrels a day of diesel and petrolThe number of electric cars, vans, trucks and buses on the world’s roads is on course to increase from 11m vehicles to 145m by the end of the decade, which could wipe out demand for millions of barrels of oil every day.A report by the International Energy Agency has found that there could be 230m electric vehicles worldwide by 2030 if governments agreed to encourage the production of enough low-carbon vehicles to stay within global climate targets. Continue reading...

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  • Leading the charge in green transport [subscription]It has been a big week for governments making climate commitments. First, Britain promised to cut emissions by 78 per cent by 2035 from 1990 levels and, for the first time, the target was extended to cover international aviation and shipping. Then several countries said that they would cut emissions faster than expected at President Bidens climate summit, which was held online.

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