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    NGO coalition urge Commissioner Canete to include palm oil and soy biodiesel in the high ILUC category

    A coalition of 21 NGOs urged Climate and Energy Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete to exclude soy- and palm oil-based biodiesel from the list of biofuels eligible to count toward renewable energy...

     Friday, December 7, 2018 - 12:47
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    How to decarbonise European transport by 2050

    Transport is Europe's biggest climate problem accounting for 27% of its GHG emissions in 2017. Transport pollution is causing the illness and premature deaths of hundreds of thousands of Europeans...

     Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 08:45
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    Electric vehicles: the truth

    This paper presents evidence to dispel many of the myths about electric vehicles and explains why they are key to reducing CO2 emissions from personal mobility.

     Friday, September 7, 2018 - 10:54
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    Up in smoke: Europe’s cars driving deforestation in South East Asia

    More than half of the palm oil imported into the EU is used to make biodiesel for cars and trucks. Palm oil used for biodiesel has increased sharply over the last years while food consumption of...

     Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 06:56
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    Diesel: the true (dirty) story

    This is T&E's report on why Europe’s obsession with diesel cars is bad for its economy, its drivers and the environment.

     Monday, September 18, 2017 - 00:02
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    Biofuels policies do increase food prices

    Policies to promote food based biofuels do lead to increases in food prices, an extensive independent literature review has concluded. The analysis considered over one hundred economic modelling...

     Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 16:11
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    Europe needs to slash its transport emissions by 94% by 2050 - Effort Sharing Regulation

    A study by the respected Öko-Institut in Germany says Europe needs to slash its transport emissions by 94% by 2050. That's what it takes to avoid catastrophic 2 degree warming. Meanwhile, EU...

     Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 16:59
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    Bruxelles peut et doit réserver ses rues à la mobilité durable

    Lettre ouverte aux négociateurs des partis politiques en Région bruxelloise

     Friday, July 5, 2019 - 10:03
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    One corporation to pollute them all

    The main purpose of this study is to analyse air pollution caused by luxury passenger cruise ships in European waters. The results show that the luxury cruise brands owned by Carnival Corporation...

     Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 11:27
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    Dirty diesels heading East: Romanian edition

    New evidence shows 370,000 old and highly polluting second-hand diesels were exported to Romania in 2017. There are measures to restrict the influx, says legal analysis.

     Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 14:00

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