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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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    Shift taxes to polluting transport to fix EU budget and tax workers less, leaders told

    There are growing calls for a green tax shift to the transport sector, which would help fill a gap in the EU’s budget after the UK leaves. A...

     Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 14:31
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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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    The ETS mess – Denmark’s unholy alliance with the German car industry

    Many people tend to see the world in a Manichean way. You’ve got the good guys and the bad guys. That’s as true within the environmental movement as anywhere else. So it is perhaps surprising to...

     Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 14:21
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    Denmark pushing to include transport in ETS

    The Danish government has asked EU leaders to consider including transport in the emissions trading system (ETS) when they discuss climate and energy targets at a European Council later this...

     Sunday, September 28, 2014 - 12:44
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    Germany's test of taxing transit traffic

    The question of how to tax transit traffic fairly under EU rules is likely to come to the fore after the German transport minister announced a new road toll aimed at non-German vehicles driving...

     Sunday, July 27, 2014 - 14:34
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    Congestion charge per km mooted

    A new study for the Brussels capital region in Belgium analyses the merits of a congestion charge with a fee per kilometre travelled.

     Monday, April 28, 2014 - 14:00
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    Sowing the seeds of smarter transport policy

    Opinion
    by Jos Dings - T&E Director

    Did we miss something? Last year, the European Commission didn’t propose a single new legislative measure to clean up...

     Thursday, December 16, 2010 - 14:23