Browse by topic: Climate Change and Energy, Pricing and taxation, Standards, Transport policy

  • Publication

    How to decarbonise European transport by 2050

    Transport is Europe's biggest climate problem accounting for 27% of its GHG emissions in 2017. Transport pollution is causing the illness and premature deaths of hundreds of thousands of Europeans...

     Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 08:45
  • Press release

    MEPs place limits on aviation ETS exemption and put airlines on emissions reduction path

    MEPs voted today to limit the exemption from the EU ETS of flights to and from Europe until 2021, pending further information regarding the UN aviation body ICAO’s global offsetting measure known...

     Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 12:44
  • Opinion

    Renewable electricity is a must to decarbonise land freight transport

    This is the fifth in a series of eight snippets about how to decarbonise land freight by 2050. Based on a...

     Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 12:23
  • Publication

    Does sharing cars really reduce car use?

    The average car sits unused for more than 90% of the time, carries on average just one and a half people and costs, on average, €6,500 a year to own and run. Each car occupies 150m2 of urban land...

     Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 15:34
  • Press release

    Clean transport NGO names new Executive Director

    The Board of sustainable transport group Transport & Environment (T&E) has today announced William Todts as its new Executive Director. He succeeds Jos Dings, who this week leaves the...

     Friday, January 20, 2017 - 10:10
  • News

    Europe Digital Marketing Officer wanted!

    T&E is seeking a digital marketing specialist who uses digital tools and applies storytelling to move citizens to action and confront politicians with people’s demand for change.

     Monday, August 5, 2019 - 10:39
  • Publication

    National Energy and Climate Plans transport ranking

    All European member states had to submit before the end of last year their draft plans on how to achieve 2030 energy and climate targets; the so-called draft National Energy and Climate Plans (...

     Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 11:05
  • Opinion

    How to surf the green wave – and get a Green New Deal for transport

    You could almost hear the sigh of relief going through the ‘Quartier Européen’ two weeks ago. Despite all the talk of a populist anti-EU insurgency taking Brussels by storm, that was not Sunday...

     Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 01:41
  • Opinion

    To burn or not to burn – Juncker’s palm oil conundrum

    Should Europeans be forced to burn palm and soy in their cars in the name of EU climate policy? This is the simple question the European Commission needs to answer today....

     Friday, February 1, 2019 - 05:52
  • Press release

    EU publishes climate strategy to exit oil

    Europe should end carbon emissions from transport by 2050, the European Commission said today in a new long-term...

     Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 12:39