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  • Publication

    The impact of lower oil consumption in Europe on world oil prices

     Tuesday, April 7, 2009 - 09:02
  • Press release

    Tyres to get energy, noise and safety label

    Tyre and vehicle retailers will have to provide customers with detailed information on the energy efficiency, safety and noise performance of tyres following a vote in the European Parliament's...

     Tuesday, March 31, 2009 - 13:00
  • Publication

    Tyre Labelling

     Wednesday, March 25, 2009 - 12:11
  • News

    MEPs delay historic progress on tyre performance

    MEPs have voted to delay action on vehicle tyre performance that will reduce noise and improve fuel efficiency. Agreement had been reached that would make some progress, but a plenary vote means...

     Thursday, March 12, 2009 - 17:23
  • News

    Absurdity of the scrapping incentives and threats

    The current fashion among Europe’s politicians seems to be providing financial incentives to scrap old cars and replace them with new ones. It is being dressed up as an environmental measure,...

     Thursday, March 12, 2009 - 17:20
  • News

    Ministers call for 'scrapping schemes' to be coordinated; T&E wants them scrapped

    EU economics ministers have asked the Commission to coordinate ‘vehicle scrapping schemes’ – taxpayer-funded payments to people who replace an old car with a new one. The schemes are being touted...

     Thursday, March 12, 2009 - 17:04
  • News

    Has Icao not got the message or does it think it's immune?

    Editorial by Bill Hemmings

    The image of a group of people standing on the narrow edge of a cliff is an analogy that seems to sum up current efforts to tackle the problem of harmful...

     Thursday, March 12, 2009 - 16:36
  • News

    50% fuel reduction plan ‘too little too late’

    A group of international environment and transport agencies has issued a plan to cut fuel consumption from the average car by 50% by 2050. T&E says the plan is ‘too little too late’ and the...

     Thursday, March 12, 2009 - 16:33
  • News

    Parliament calls for 80% emissions cut

    MEPs considering the Commission’s second strategic energy review have called for an 80% cut in greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.

     Thursday, March 12, 2009 - 16:31
  • News

    Oslo buses to run on 'poo'

    Oslo’s ambition to be carbon-neutral by 2050 has led to it using its two sewage treatment plants so it can run its city buses on methane produced from human excrement.

     Thursday, March 12, 2009 - 16:24