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  • 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
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    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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    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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    UK can’t have air benefits without respecting rules

    The UK cannot enjoy its current access to the EU air transport market after it leaves the EU unless it also commits to respecting EU aviation rules, a new report by T&E says....

     Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 15:46
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    Transport now biggest source of US climate emissions

    Transport has taken over from power generation as the biggest source of greenhouse gas emissions in the US – and the situation is likely to get worse as the Trump administration plans to weaken...

     Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 15:35
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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
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    Electric cars sales in Europe doubled in 2015

    Roughly 145,000 new electric vehicles (EV) were sold in Europe last year – twice as much as in 2014 – making the...

     Sunday, November 13, 2016 - 22:49
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    Leaving climate action too late will have massive costs

    A leading economist is warning that if the world does not take the action required by the Paris climate agreement, it will have to make a dangerously sudden adjustment 10-15 years from now which...

     Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 10:30
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    €42.5m Irish airport state-aid a ‘waste of scarce public money’

    EU approval of Ireland’s €42.5 million in state aid to small regional airports has been criticised for allowing public money to prop up underutilised infrastructure with questionable social and...

     Saturday, September 5, 2015 - 11:08
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    6.5% of economic output spent on fossil fuel subsidies

    The world’s governments will spend $5.3 trillion (€4.8 trillion) subsidising the cost of oil, gas and coal this year, thereby undermining their attempts to combat global warming and wealth...

     Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 15:25