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    How Horizon Europe can deliver a zero-emission transport sector

    The EU has adopted legislation, known as Horizon Europe, to shape EU Research & Innovation (R&I) spending for the 2021-2027 period. With a proposed budget of almost €100 bn, the...

     Monday, August 19, 2019 - 18:37
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    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
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    High and low ILUC risk biofuels

    In June 2018 the EU decided that so-called ‘high ILUC risk’ biofuels should no longer be counted towards its 2030 renewable energy target. This decision must be implemented with a delegated act...

     Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 07:00
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    How regulating vehicle design can help save lives

    The European Commission published a proposal to review the General Safety Regulation (GSR) in May 2018. This regulation defines safety technologies and design features that must become standard in...

     Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 15:58
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    How to boost the EU’s economy, energy sovereignty and climate protection through smarter infrastructure spending

    The European Commission presented proposals for the 2021-2027 EU budget in May and June 2018. The two main funds relevant to transport spending are the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) and the...

     Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 12:22
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    Aviation and shipping emissions and national climate pledges

    As the rule book for the Paris Agreement is finalised, T&E produces a paper which proposes the full inclusion of emissions from international shipping and aviation in national climate targets...

     Friday, May 4, 2018 - 12:26
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    Integrating new mobility services in urban transport

    New mobility services and business models are changing urban transport, affecting both the supply and demand sides of urban mobility market. Evidence shows that these developments can lead to a...

     Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 14:02
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    Initial IMO greenhouse gas strategy

    After several attempts to act on ship greenhouse gas emissions, the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) finally agreed in 2016 on a seven-year GHG Roadmap (work programme) to discuss and...

     Monday, March 26, 2018 - 15:28
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    Passenger transport in the EU’s VAT system: time to abolish exemptions

    Environmental organisations have long been concerned about the current rules relating to passenger transport VAT. The transport sector now accounts for the largest share of the EU’s greenhouse gas...

     Monday, February 26, 2018 - 15:48
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    A green tax shift to transport can help fix the EU budget

    Transport is Europe’s biggest climate problem, representing 27% of the bloc’s greenhouse gas emissions. If Europe is to meet its climate targets and avoid the severe impacts of climate change,...

     Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 11:28