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  • Press release

    Decision on dirty fuels law to be taken by Environment Ministers

    A key meeting on the future of the EU’s plan to cut carbon emissions from transport fuel production reached no agreement today.   A decision on carbon emissions values for highly polluting...

     Thursday, February 23, 2012 - 13:23
  • News

    This is the moment of truth for Icao

    Editorial by Jos Dings, T&E Director

    If you listen carefully through the cacophony surrounding the inclusion of aviation in Europe’s Emissions Trading System, there is...

     Tuesday, February 21, 2012 - 00:35
  • News

    A brave new but uncertain era for aviation and environment

    The world’s first transnational scheme that forces airlines to pay for the costs of their carbon emissions came into effect on 1 January. Following a historic ruling by the European Court...

     Tuesday, February 21, 2012 - 00:20
  • News

    MEPs vote to clean up air pollution from shipping

    Efforts to remove one of the main causes of air pollution and acid rain from shipping have been boosted by a vote in the European Parliament. MEPs on the environment committee have approved draft...

     Tuesday, February 21, 2012 - 00:05
  • News

    Embarrassment as Canada’s tar sands lobbying strategy is revealed

    A damaging report has revealed that the Canadian government has been deliberately trying to attack European climate change policies that would force producers of oil extracted from tar...

     Monday, February 20, 2012 - 23:46
  • News

    Harmonising lorry rules a step towards reducing HGV emissions?

    The Commission is taking steps towards a first EU directive aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions from heavy goods vehicles. Its consultation on the weight and dimensions of lorries comes as...

     Monday, February 20, 2012 - 23:24
  • News

    Mandatory limits reduce prices

    A report for the Commission by the London-based consultancy AEA Technology confirms T&E’s findings that car prices have decreased since the introduction of obligatory CO2 limits for new cars...

     Monday, February 20, 2012 - 23:19
  • News

    ECJ rules Austrian lorry ban illegal

    Austria’s transport policy suffered another setback in December when the European Court of Justice said a ban on dirty lorries on part of the A12 motorway through the Tyrol region was illegal.

     Monday, February 20, 2012 - 23:02
  • Publication

    Input paper to CARS21 Working Group 1, Road Safety

     Monday, February 20, 2012 - 17:48
  • Press release

    Suspension of EU-ETS ‘out of the question’, says top EU climate official

    Europe’s top climate official, Jos Delbeke has said Europe will ‘not accept’ retaliatory action against the inclusion of aviation emissions in Europe’s ETS scheme.

     Wednesday, February 8, 2012 - 13:48