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  • News

    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
  • Publication

    Three reasons why road transport in the ETS is a bad idea

    The EU is currently discussing its climate and energy policy for 2030. As part of these discussions German carmakers have been advocating the inclusion of road transport emissions in the EU...

     Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 12:59
  • News

    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
  • News

    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
  • Opinion

    Why increasing fuel taxes is a sensible choice

    In this blog post, T&E director, Jos Dings, explains why raising fuel taxes does make sense even in times of economic crisis and dispels the myth according to which a lower taxation on fuel...

     Monday, September 3, 2012 - 16:40
  • Press release

    European Parliament vote on fuel taxes: reaction from Transport & Environment

    Brussels - Fuel tax havens such as Luxembourg and Spain may have to raise their low diesel taxes following a vote in the European Parliament in Strasbourg this afternoon on a proposal to...

     Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 13:32
  • News

    Sowing the seeds of smarter transport policy

    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