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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-16505: Alex Cole-Hamilton (Edinburgh Western)

Scottish Liberal Democrats

Date lodged: 8 May 2018

To ask the Scottish Government what support it offers to taxi (a) drivers and (b) firms to upgrade their vehicles to meet higher environmental standards.

Answered by: Humza Yousaf 23 May 2018

The Scottish Government provides interest-free loans through the Energy Saving Trust for taxi drivers and firms to replace older hackney cabs with new, efficient Euro 6 diesel or electric models to reduce harmful emissions.