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  • 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
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    Commission turns blind eye to ‘inadequate’ climate plans

    European governments’ climate plans will not meet the EU’s 2030 decarbonisation target for transport, a new analysis shows. Yet the European Commission is letting national governments off the hook...

     Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 18:53
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    Watch out for fake EVs, national regulators told

    Carmakers can exploit loopholes in the EU’s new CO2 emissions targets to push sales of fake plug-in hybrid cars over EVs with no tailpipe emissions, T&E has warned. The law credits...

     Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 17:43
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    Airline emissions growth out of control

    UK-based Jet2 was the fastest growing airline polluter within Europe last year, growing its carbon emissions a staggering 20% in just 12 months, according to official EU data released this month....

     Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 17:19
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    Study proposes reform of ‘blunt’ aviation ticket taxes

    Taxing flights rather than tickets is a more effective way of addressing the growing environmental impact of air transport. That is the conclusion of a...

     Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 13:50
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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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    ‘Green’ fossil fuels to be allowed under latest weakening of UN aviation CO2 scheme

    A UN scheme being set up to tackle the climate impact of flying will credit airlines that use fossil fuels that have been declared to be ‘green’. The extraordinary concession was pushed through by...

     Monday, July 2, 2018 - 17:02
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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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    Dutch government in court for withholding aircraft CO2 documents

    The Dutch government’s refusal to publish documents about a controversial CO2 standard for aircraft, among other issues, is being challenged in court by T&E member Natuur & Milieu. It’s...

     Monday, January 8, 2018 - 14:15