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  • News

    Cheaper car travel not helping environment, says EEA

    The economic downturn of the last three years has contributed to some improvements in the impact of Europe’s transport on the environment, but while car transport has remained steady, train travel...

     Monday, December 3, 2012 - 16:13
  • News

    This is the moment of truth for Icao

    Editorial by Jos Dings, T&E Director

    If you listen carefully through the cacophony surrounding the inclusion of aviation in Europe’s Emissions Trading System, there is...

     Tuesday, February 21, 2012 - 00:35
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    A brave new but uncertain era for aviation and environment

    The world’s first transnational scheme that forces airlines to pay for the costs of their carbon emissions came into effect on 1 January. Following a historic ruling by the European Court...

     Tuesday, February 21, 2012 - 00:20
  • News

    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