Lower Thames Crossing
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Traffic CO2 estimate cut by 80%
A new forecast released today, shows that the government’s plans to decarbonise cars and goods vehicles would cut the 60-year forecast of carbon emissions from Lower Thames Crossing traffic by at least 80%
One million trees target
A community woodland and two public parks among 400 hectares of ‘landscape scale’ woodland creation planned with Natural England
Inventors and innovators
International Women in Engineering Day 2022
What is the Lower Thames Crossing?
The Lower Thames Crossing is part of the biggest investment in the country’s road network for a generation and an essential component in the UK’s future transport infrastructure
Why do we need the Lower Thames Crossing?
By almost doubling road capacity across the Thames east of London and easing congestion on the Dartford Crossing every year, the new road would improve journeys for millions of people every year
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