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  • Press release

    Better car safety does not jeopardise emission reduction

    The Chairman of the EuroNCAP new car safety organisation has said safety improvements are not reponsible for the failure of carmakers to cut CO2 emissions. See European Transport Safety...

     Monday, November 13, 2006 - 11:22
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    Europe's biggest car brands. Spot the difference.

    An advertising campaign launched today by T&E highlights the failure by most major car brands to cut CO2 emissions from new vehicles at the rate needed to meet the target of a commitment they...

     Friday, November 10, 2006 - 08:30
  • Press release

    How clean is your car brand?

    Three-quarters of the 20 major car brands sold in Europe last year have failed to improve fuel efficiency at the rate needed to meet a key EU climate target, new figures show. Volkswagen, Europe’...

     Wednesday, October 25, 2006 - 08:00
  • Press release

    Nine former Environment Ministers call for a stricter climate policy for cars

    Today, nine former EU Environment Ministers appealed to Commission President José Manuel Barroso to respect a target they set ten years ago for carbon dioxide emissions from new cars. The...

     Wednesday, September 13, 2006 - 08:19
  • Press release

    Carmakers could face legislation on climate

    An official monitoring report to be published tomorrow (Tuesday 29 August) by the European Commission says that carmakers must "substantially increase their efforts" in reducing carbon dioxide...

     Monday, August 28, 2006 - 18:50
  • Press release

    Aeroplanes' fuel-inefficiency

    T&E Director Jos Dings writes in this week's European Voice: T&E does not believe that the 1999 UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (...

     Thursday, July 27, 2006 - 13:00
  • Press release

    New figures show airlines failing to cut emissions

    European Parliament to vote on emissions trading for aviation sector, 4 July

    Emissions from aviation in Europe continue to rise, a new report shows. Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from...

     Monday, July 3, 2006 - 09:00
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    Car industry failing on climate pledge

    19/04/06, Brussels - Carmakers are defaulting on their pledge to tackle climate change, new figures show. Last year, car industry efforts to improve fuel efficiency achieved a third of the rate...

     Wednesday, April 19, 2006 - 09:00
  • Press release

    CARS 21 High Level Group: EU Weakens Clean Car Strategy

    The CARS 21 'high-level group' of car industry executives and European Commission officials has failed on its promise to deliver a “clean” and “lean” strategy for new cars, says the European...

     Monday, December 12, 2005 - 12:00
  • Press release

    EU Has Rolled Over on Emission Controls

    Jos Dings, Director of T&E writes in today's Financial Times:

    It should not only be the green movement that is "angered by the likelihood that the motor industry will miss its 2008...

     Thursday, December 8, 2005 - 09:00