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  • News

    Petition: No palm oil in my tank!

    Palm oil expansion is increasing deforestation, ravaging some of the planet’s remaining rainforests and our most precious wildlife.

    But we can change this! ...

     Friday, January 4, 2019 - 11:21
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    EU unveils climate strategy for fossil fuel-free transport

    Europe’s climate strategy should include ending carbon emissions from transport by 2050, the European Commission has said. In a draft...

     Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 14:21
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    Shipping making no progress on climate commitment

    The international shipping community has made little progress to advance the global  commitment made earlier this year to reduce the sector’s greenhouse gas emissions. This...

     Monday, November 12, 2018 - 13:15
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    Juncker under unprecedented pressure to deliver strong truck CO2 targets

    European Commissioners are coming under unprecedented pressure to set ambitious truck CO2 emissions standards after a rare alliance of global brands, transport companies...

     Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 11:49
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    After UN deal on shipping emissions, it’s now up to Europe ‘to get things moving’

    Sustained pressure on governments to regulate the shipping sector’s climate impact has finally resulted in a pledge to require international shipping to at least halve its greenhouse gas emissions...

     Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 11:09
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    Aviation long-term decarbonisation workshop

    T&E convened a workshop to discuss emissions reduction pathways and measures for aviation in light of the Paris requirement for all sectors to cut emissions and to...

     Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 13:54
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    Video in memory of Hernán Bedoya, Colombian community leader

    T&E strongly condemn the assassination of Hernán Bedoya, Colombian community leader and human rights activist, reportedly by neo-paramilitary group Autodefensas Gaitanisas de Colombia. He was...

     Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 13:51
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    Record surge in renewable energy

    The rapid growth of renewable energy has reached a new milestone, with renewable sources contributing more than two-thirds of new power added to the world’s electricity supply in 2016. The figures...

     Monday, October 30, 2017 - 20:04
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    Stop biofuels that fuel climate change and hunger

    Rainforests are cleared and burned, people are pushed off their land and endangered species such as the orangutans are dying to allow an expansion in production of palm oil and other food-based...

     Friday, October 20, 2017 - 12:27
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    UK must respect the environment post-Brexit

    A new report by T&E has concluded that any preferential access for the United Kingdom to the EU’s internal market must be conditional on the UK agreeing to respect EU environmental standards...

     Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 17:44