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  • Publication

    Joint plenary letter on vehicle testing

    A joint plenary letter, on behalf of POLIS, HEAL, EEB, ClientEarth and Transport & Environment, calling for the establishment of an independent EU authority to check vehicles as part of the...

     Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 12:09
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    Italian action on Fiat shows why reform of EU testing system is urgently needed

    T&E has got hold of Italy’s Dieselgate emissions investigation. The report proves that the home carmaker got special treatment, e.g. Fiat’s cars were tested in carmakers’ own labs and some...

     Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 10:14
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    Clean Shipping Coalition letter to the head of IMO Mr Lim

    The Clean Shipping Coalition is surprised and disappointed by your letter to the president of the European Parliament (EP) criticising last month’s decision by the EP’s Environment Committee to...

     Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 10:41
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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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    Mind the Gap 2016 - Report

    This report examines the difference between the official laboratory test results and real-world CO2 emissions and fuel economy of cars. It shows the current system has totally failed and explains...

     Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 08:01
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    NGOs call on EU environment ministers to show commitment on ESR and LULUCF

    In a letter to the environmental ministers of the European Union, 29 green organisations, including Carbon Market Watch, WWF, BirdLife and T&E, call for the ministers' support to ensure that...

     Friday, October 14, 2016 - 17:21
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    Electric vehicles in Europe - 2016

    Electro-mobility offers an unequalled solution to make Europe’s transport more efficient and less polluting. But the market for electric vehicles (EVs - both battery and plug-in hybrids) has had...

     Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 00:54
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    Feedback to the Effort Sharing Regulation

    The European Commission released on 20 July a proposal for regulating emissions of the non-ETS sectors: the Effort Sharing Regulation (ESR). It was followed by a “feedback period” on which...

     Friday, September 30, 2016 - 17:13
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    Starting point + banking: a fatal combination for the ESR?

    In July, the European Commission presented a proposal to achieve the 2030 climate target for transport, buildings, agriculture and waste. The Effort Sharing Regulation (ESR) proposal formally...

     Friday, September 30, 2016 - 10:14
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    Questions over environmental integrity of draft aviation climate deal

    As the 39th ICAO assembly approaches, European members of the International Coalition for Sustainable Aviation (ICSA) write to Commissions Bulc and Arias Cañete to raise their concerns regarding...

     Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 10:11