Browse by topic: Publication, Air Pollution

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    UK Car CO2 Regulations: Going nowhere fast

    Car CO2 regulations are key to driving the supply of electric vehicles in the UK. This short paper highlights a growing risk the UK will have no regulations in place at the start of 2021 and as a...

     Sunday, October 11, 2020 - 16:49
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    Financing electric trucks and charging infrastructure

    In July 2020, European leaders have agreed on a historic EU financial deal to boost the European economy after the COVID-19 crisis. The new Recovery and Resilience Facility (RRF), as...

     Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 19:24
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    Civil society opposes ACEA's call to delay vehicle pollution norms - letter

    In yet another attempt to weaken the application of pollution norms for cars, vans and trucks, Europe's powerful car lobby ACEA (the European Automobile Manufacturers Association) wrote to the EU...

     Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 06:44
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    Unlocking electric trucking in the EU: Methodology

    This paper explains the methodology underlining the analysis of the three reports in the 'Unlocking Electric Trucking in the EU' trilogy.

     Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 00:01
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    Why Uber should go electric

    This paper shows that electrifying ride hailing services’ will not only lead to substantial CO2 savings, but also means better economics for drivers across most vehicle segments in the five EU...

     Thursday, June 18, 2020 - 00:37
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    Are compressed natural gas vehicles a clean solution for transport?

    Some claim that compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles are a clean, low-emission technology and a solution for Europe’s air pollution crisis. This review of the latest data on particle pollution...

     Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 07:30
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    No going back: European public opinion on air pollution in the Covid-19 era

    The Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown have had a profound impact on mobility and air pollution in Europe. Those living in polluted cities are more at risk from Covid-19, the...

     Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 15:23
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    Greening Vehicle Excise Duty

    Transport is the UK’s biggest single source of CO2, and approaching half of those emissions come from cars. The government has announced its intention to end sales of cars with engines by 2035 at...

     Friday, June 5, 2020 - 14:04
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    Phasing out sales of new cars with engines - a UK approach

    This paper responds to the UK government consultation on the policies and regulations needed to phase out sales of new cars and vans with engines by 2035 or earlier. It illustrates the target is...

     Friday, June 5, 2020 - 14:02
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    Can electric cars beat the COVID crunch?

    With societies months-long in confinements and factories shut, the COVID-19 pandemic has gravely impacted economies across Europe and beyond. 2020 was touted as the year of the electric car in ...

     Monday, May 25, 2020 - 23:00