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  • News

    Setback in fight against greenwashing

    Attempts to establish a clear set of science-based criteria for ‘green’ investments have hit a roadblock. EU governments last week agreed a...

     Monday, September 30, 2019 - 22:39
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    Horizon Europe should be ‘nothing less than zero’

    A T&E analysis of a new EU funding programme for research and innovation has said ‘nothing less than zero’ greenhouse gases should be the guiding principle for projects...

     Monday, September 2, 2019 - 06:00
  • News

    A cheap airline ticket doesn’t fall from the sky

    A round trip flight from Amsterdam to the south of France costs the same as a round trip ticket to the Dutch island of Terschelling. How is that possible? Part of the answer can be found in the...

     Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 08:30
  • 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
  • News

    How can I know if I’m investing in sustainable projects?

    Investors seeking ‘sustainable’ investments will have new criteria to guide them, according to a new EU proposal. An expert group established by the European Commission...

     Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 18:59
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    First gas-powered cruise ship is not sustainable tourism

    T&E has joined forces with environmental NGOs in Spain to warn that a high-profile exercise in cleaning up shipping risks locking in fossil fuels for decades to come. The port of Barcelona has...

     Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 18:47
  • News

    Boost for electric buses in legislative race against time

    The European Parliament has given a boost to the take-up of electric buses, with a vote that strengthens the bus chapter of the European Commission’s Clean Vehicles Directive. But with elections...

     Monday, November 12, 2018 - 23:39
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    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
  • News

    Number of charging points isn’t the problem

    Which comes first: the electric vehicles or the charging points? This is the central question addressed in a new report by T&E about public infrastructure for charging up e-vehicles, which...

     Monday, October 8, 2018 - 00:28
  • News

    EU infrastructure budget to prioritise climate spending

    The European Commission has announced a commitment to spending at least 60% of the EU’s cross-border infrastructure fund on schemes that help the fight against climate change. T&E has largely...

     Monday, July 2, 2018 - 18:25