Browse by topic: Briefing, Environmental policy

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    Revision of the EU ETS for aviation

    T&E provided feedback to the European Commission’s ...

     Friday, September 4, 2020 - 14:15
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    Financing electric trucks and charging infrastructure

    In July 2020, European leaders have agreed on a historic EU financial deal to boost the European economy after the COVID-19 crisis. The new Recovery and Resilience Facility (RRF), as...

     Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 19:24
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    More palm oil and rapeseed oil in our tanks than on our plates

    Last year marked the 10th anniversary of the adoption of the Renewable Energy Directive (RED) which has, since 2009, promoted the use of renewables in transport with the aim of contributing to the...

     Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 16:46
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    How Europe can win the battery race

    Batteries will play a defining role in the 21st century economy. Vehicles, homes, industry will all transition to electricity and partially or fully rely on battery storage...

     Monday, March 2, 2020 - 10:55
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    Funding purchase grants for zero emission cars in a growing UK market

    Electric cars are a key technology for decarbonising vehicles and UK sales have been growing steadily year on year. In 2018, there were 15,500 sales of battery electric vehicles (BEVs) in the UK...

     Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - 17:35
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    Why Britain’s fuel tax giveaway is costing the earth

    The UK’s drivers will shortly celebrate a decade of frozen fuel taxes with consecutive budgets maintaining duty rates at 57.95p/l since 2010 rather than raising the tax in line with inflation.

     Friday, November 15, 2019 - 15:56
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    Dirty diesels grow to 51 million across EU, as carmakers still put profit before clean air

    Four years after the Dieselgate scandal began, the number of grossly polluting diesel cars and vans on Europe’s roads still continues to grow and now totals up to 51 million.

     Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 16:58
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    One corporation to pollute them all

    The main purpose of this study is to analyse air pollution caused by luxury passenger cruise ships in European waters. The results show that the luxury cruise brands owned by Carnival Corporation...

     Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 11:27
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    Cobalt from Congo: how to source it better

    As the transition to electric vehicles is gaining speed in Europe and globally, demand for cobalt has jumped over past years and will significantly increase in the future....

     Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 14:57
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    Dirty diesels heading East: Romanian edition

    New evidence shows 370,000 old and highly polluting second-hand diesels were exported to Romania in 2017. There are measures to restrict the influx, says legal analysis.

     Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 14:00