European finance ministers met today at the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN) in Brussels. French and German proposals for introducing a European aviation fuel tax were discussed but no agreement was reached.
European finance ministers are due to meet tomorrow (Thursday 17/2) at the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN) in Brussels. Proposals for introducing a European aviation fuel tax will be discussed. Today, the European Federation for Transport and Environment (T&E) presents ten key reasons why such a measure would benefit European citizens.
Report examining the impact of freight transport on Europe's sensitive areas. Includes policy recommendations to protect sensitive areas. Produced for European and national decision makers and NGOs.
An international conference on sustainable port planning and shipping in the Baltic Sea Area.
Proceedings of the conference held in Vienna, 27-28 October 2004
Based on a T&E seminar held in Brussels on 19 May 2004, this report brings together social and environmental thinking, with a focus on the specific example of pricing.
Four-page factsheet. Gives an overview of the issues surrounding transport through sensitive areas and recommendations for European action.
This letter to European Environment Ministers was sent as input to the discussion on Sustainable Mobility scheduled for the Council meeting on 14th October 2004. It was sent jointly by T&E and the European Environmental Bureau (EEB).
Yesterday’s Transport Council meeting in Luxembourg ended without agreement on a revised ‘Eurovignette’ Directive – the planned framework for charging Heavy Goods Vehicles for use of European roads. Click here for the full press release.
Proceedings from the April 2004 seminar on economic instruments, hosted in Brussels by T&E.