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  • Publication

    Review of WLTP and vehicle taxes in the UK

    This paper has been prepared by T&E in response to the consultation from HM Treasury on the review into the impact of the Worldwide harmonised Light vehicles Test Procedure (WLTP) on vehicle...

     Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 23:02
  • Publication

    How vehicle taxes can accelerate electric car sales

    Current systems of car taxation have driven a transport system dominated by privately owned, large engined cars contributing to pollution, climate change, congestion and lost urban space. T&E...

     Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 17:28
  • News

    EU says palm oil diesel a climate catastrophe but leaves loopholes open

    Pressure is mounting on EU officials to remove several loopholes in its plan to phase out subsidies for biodiesel produced from palm oil. Earlier this month the European...

     Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 17:28
  • Opinion

    What the CO2 emissions deal means for trucks

    Ten months. That’s all it took for Europe to agree its biggest ever climate package for trucks. By EU standards that is miraculously fast. But it was the culmination of a...

     Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 17:03
  • News

    End to deadly truck blindspots now in sight

    A new law to drastically reduce deadly blindspots in trucks and buses came a step closer when MEPs signed off on a ‘direct vision’ requirement. It would see new heavy-duty...

     Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 15:50
  • News

    Quarter of new public buses to be ‘clean’ in 2025

    At least a quarter of new buses bought by local authorities and public companies will need to be clean vehicles by 2025, EU...

     Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 15:34
  • News

    UK clean air ‘strategy’ nothing new

    The British government has unveiled a new clean air ‘strategy’ aimed at improving air quality in the UK’s urban areas. T&...

     Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 12:47
  • News

    Breakthrough on safer, more aerodynamic, truck cabs

    Several years of campaigning to make large trucks safer and more aerodynamic have finally come to fruition. Earlier this month EU transport ministers agreed to allow more...

     Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 12:02
  • News

    EU makes one concession too many on ships’ data

    The European Commission has published proposals to revise its reporting rules on ships’ emissions data which are aimed at enabling those who charter ships to pick the...

     Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 11:48
  • Opinion

    E-trucks: European automakers’ third and final chance to get electrification right

    On Monday, EU lawmakers may finally reach a deal on truck CO2 emission standards and on the first ever sales targets for zero and low-emission trucks. Electric trucks will benefit hauliers and...

     Monday, February 25, 2019 - 10:08