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  • News

    Europe Digital Marketing Officer wanted!

    T&E is seeking a digital marketing specialist who uses digital tools and applies storytelling to move citizens to action and confront politicians with people’s demand for change.

     Monday, August 5, 2019 - 10:39
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    EU unveils climate strategy for fossil fuel-free transport

    Europe’s climate strategy should include ending carbon emissions from transport by 2050, the European Commission has said. In a draft...

     Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 14:21
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    EU violating standard on environmental justice

    The bodies that enforce the Aarhus Convention, which guarantees public access to information and justice in environmental matters, have ruled that the EU is not compliant with the convention and...

     Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 12:38
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    Crimea crisis can bring blue-sky thinking on aviation

    Global headlines are being dominated by events in Crimea, and how the West is dealing or ought to deal with it. All this geopolitics seems of terribly remote interest for the issues that concern...

     Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 13:00
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    Growing evidence of health threats from tar sands exploitation

    As the delay on the proposal to implement the Fuel Quality Directive reaches 1,186 days, there is growing evidence that tar sands mining and drilling operations, pipelines, and refineries are...

     Sunday, March 30, 2014 - 14:09
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    EU leaders delay decision on 2030 climate package

    EU heads of government have postponed a decision on cutting greenhouse gas emissions by 2030. The EU climate change commissioner put a positive spin on the delay, but disappointed environmental...

     Friday, March 28, 2014 - 13:05
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    Fight to defend environment and consumer protection slows EU-US trade talks

    The EU trade commissioner Karel de Gucht has ordered a public consultation on a legal clause in the emerging EU-US trade agreement that campaigners say could undermine environmental and consumer...

     Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 13:05
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    No clean fuels: fewer headaches for Commission, more for the planet

    They say there are two options to push out bad news – publish it on a Friday, or bury it in a much bigger announcement. On transport fuels, the European Commission has chosen the latter strategy...

     Friday, January 31, 2014 - 17:05
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    10 things that went well for sustainable transport in 2013

    Yes, this editorial has an unlikely title. If you have been following us, or the issues we work on, a little bit, the overwhelming impression is that things have been scaled back (emissions-...

     Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 10:41
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    EU clinging to ‘false euphoria’ about biofuels

    Hopes of having the full social and environmental effects of biofuels reflected in EU legislation before 2020 are fading after another round of negotiations led to further weakening of the...

     Thursday, November 28, 2013 - 16:57