CCEP announces US$12.6m investment to transition UK operations to zero-carbon emission technologies

UK – British multinational beverages company Coca-Cola Europacific Partners (CCEP) has announced that it is investing £11 million (US$12.58m) in its manufacturing sites in Great Britain, as part of its commitment to net zero emissions by 2040. The investment will enable the Coca-Cola anchor bottler to replace its  200-strong fleet of material handling equipment (MHE) – which includes some gas-powered forklift trucks – with units powered by lithium-ion batteries that produce no carbon emissions in their day-to-day operation. The company claims the move will reduce its carbon emissions by over…

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