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  • News

    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
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    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
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    Supply of chargers is not standing in way of EV sales, but car availability is

    The number of electric vehicle chargers is not holding back EV sales but the limited availability of the vehicles is. That's according to a...

     Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 13:28
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    MEPs slam the brakes on the food-based biofuels bonanza

    The European Parliament has once again voted to limit the support to biofuels made from food crops. If finally adopted, the use of biofuels from crops that could otherwise be used for food –...

     Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 13:54
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    Future of biofuels in Europe hangs on MEPs’ vote

    The continued use of high-emitting biofuels to power Europe’s cars and trucks is up for decision in the European Parliament next week. In deciding the Parliament’s position on reform of the...

     Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 16:32
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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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    EV sales figures suggest surge in 2018

    Sales of battery electric vehicles in Europe are expected to rise from around 126,000 to 200,000 this year, according to forecasts from the car industry. The figures indicate a growing realisation...

     Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 15:30