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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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    New milestone for Norway’s pace-setting on EVs

    For the first time more electric and hybrid vehicles are being sold in Norway than petrol and diesel vehicles. The new milestone in the rapid growth of EVs is largely the result of incentives...

     Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 20:36
  • News

    CO2 standards for 2025 needed – Parliament report

    CO2 standards for new vehicles have been proven to work and new targets should be introduced for 2025 and 2030, a...

     Monday, February 29, 2016 - 09:56
  • News

    Low-carbon cities ‘a $17 trillion opportunity’

    New research has suggested that investing in public and low-emission transport could bring massive financial savings in addition to making a sizeable contribution to reducing greenhouse gases.

     Sunday, August 30, 2015 - 15:29
  • News

    EU unveils distance-based road charging plan

    Plans to develop a Europe-wide road-charging scheme have been unveiled by EU Transport Commissioner Violeta Bluc. The charging of cars and lorries for road use based on distance driven would be...

     Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 09:10