This document calls on the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) to recommend stringent limits on the emissions of NOx, SOx and PM from ships, and to include consideration of shore-side power, and presents recent information on ship emissions, their impacts and controls in support thereof.
European car manufacturers will soon be selling dirtier diesel cars in their home market than they export to the United States if the European Commission’s proposed 'EURO 5' emissions standards are approved.
The European Commission has begun a public consultation on their proposed 'Euro 5' emissions standard for passenger cars. The deadline for submissions sent by email is 9 September 2005. More information can be found on the Commission website.