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    MEPs warned not to fall into car trap

    A draft European Parliament report on reducing carbon dioxide emissions from new cars has rung alarm bells in the environmental community, with T&E calling on MEPs not to fall for car industry...

     Thursday, June 21, 2007 - 10:00
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    Tragicomic’ Volkswagen singled out for criticism

    The environmental organisation Germanwatch is making a formal complaint to the OECD about Volkswagen.

     Wednesday, May 9, 2007 - 17:00
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    America set for cleaner cars after historic judgement

    America’s highest court has given a judgement that could change the way the USA views climate change.

     Thursday, April 12, 2007 - 10:00
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    Air saves CO2

    Meanwhile, a study by the Bridgestone tyre company says European motorists are emitting an unnecessary 18 million tonnes of CO2 and wasting €15 billion a year, all because they do not have enough...

     Thursday, April 12, 2007 - 10:00
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    Criticism of CO2 from new cars proposals

    Environment ministers from Denmark, the Netherlands and Ireland have criticised the Commission for trying to weaken the EU’s commitment for reductions in carbon dioxide emissions from new cars....

     Thursday, March 8, 2007 - 10:00
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    Compromise is good politics, but a lot more needs to be done

    Editorial by Jos Dings

    What a month! There was good news and bad news, and bad news that turned into good news. In general, we should be happy at the first binding targets for car...

     Tuesday, February 13, 2007 - 10:00
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    ‘Mindless scaremongering’ helps weaken cars target

    The next generation of EU rules requiring car makers to reduce carbon dioxide from new vehicles will involve a weakening of an 11-year-old commitment on fighting global warming.

     Tuesday, February 13, 2007 - 10:00
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    Car makers say CO2 limits unfair

    Europe’s car makers are calling on the Commission not to impose limits for carbon dioxide emissions, saying the politicians have not done their job in providing tax incentives for cleaner cars....

     Thursday, December 21, 2006 - 10:00
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    MEPs’ decision on SUVs emissions a ‘gift’ for car makers

    T&E has accused MEPs of favouring the makers of sports utility vehicles at the cost of the rest of society.

     Thursday, December 21, 2006 - 10:00
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    EC recommends legislation on CO2 from cars

    A formal recommendation that Europe’s car makers should be required by law to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from new cars is expected from the European Commission next month.

     Monday, November 20, 2006 - 09:00

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