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    More realistic testing for lorries?

    The Commission has opened a new laboratory to test fuel consumption and emissions from lorries and buses in more realistic conditions than are used in general 'type approval' tests.

     Thursday, April 9, 2009 - 15:17
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    Ministers call for 'scrapping schemes' to be coordinated; T&E wants them scrapped

    EU economics ministers have asked the Commission to coordinate ‘vehicle scrapping schemes’ – taxpayer-funded payments to people who replace an old car with a new one. The schemes are being touted...

     Thursday, March 12, 2009 - 17:04