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  • News

    Gas should be treated same as other fossil fuels, report shows

    Powering Europe’s transport with fossil gas – widely known as ‘natural’ gas – would emit as much greenhouse gases as using petrol, diesel or conventional marine fuels, a...

     Monday, November 12, 2018 - 16:41
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    Air pollution on the rise in Spain

    Some 97% of Spain’s population is being exposed to harmful levels of air pollution, a report by T&E’s Spanish member Ecologistas en Acción shows. The economic recovery has brought an increase...

     Monday, July 2, 2018 - 15:34
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    We can still change trucks (and the world) for the better

    By William Todts, freight and climate director

    WHAT WE LEARNED IN 2016: “So what did you learn in 2016? And could you write a blog about it?" asked our communications officer....

     Friday, December 16, 2016 - 17:48
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    Truckmakers fined record €2.93bn for running 14-year cartel on emissions technology

    Europe’s largest truckmakers have been fined a record total of €2.93 billion in a settlement with the EU after they admitted to...

     Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 17:10
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    Public support for urban car bans

    Measures that limit the movement of cars in urban areas actually attract public support – if they are understood.

     Monday, July 28, 2014 - 15:04
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    Congestion charge per km mooted

    A new study for the Brussels capital region in Belgium analyses the merits of a congestion charge with a fee per kilometre travelled.

     Monday, April 28, 2014 - 14:00
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    UK faces air quality fine

    The European Commission is taking legal action against the UK over claims it is exceeding limits on air pollution from traffic. Britain has two months to respond to the case that it breached EU...

     Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 17:04
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    Traffic pollution could be causing asthma

    Pollution from road traffic could have a greater role in harming the health of children than previously thought. A new study based on research in 10 European cities estimates that 14% of chronic...

     Monday, April 22, 2013 - 12:04