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Green taxes are essential to the green shoots of recovery

Editorial by Jos Dings, T&E Director

After some eight months of unprecedented panic, and equally unprecedented action to soften the sharp edges of the global downturn, we now seem to be entering a new phase – an after-emergency phase in which people are starting to come to their senses and scratch their heads over the consequences of the crisis for the next years, if not decades.

Published on May 18, 2009 - 12:18

New study on impact of fuel efficiency on oil prices could change thinking

A new study commissioned by T&E has suggested that current thinking about the fuel consumption of vehicles has left out an important element – the impact of fuel efficiency standards on the price of oil. The report could change the way governments, politicians and the EU views the pricing of transport.

Published on April 9, 2009 - 16:11