Hopes of achieving a step change in the fuel efficiency of Europe's cars have been hampered today by a vote in the European Parliament according to T&E.
The Netherlands has joined Great Britain in making tax benefits for drivers of company cars CO2-based.
MEPs have sent a strong signal to the Commission and Europe’s governments that the EU’s long-standing commitment on carbon dioxide limits for new cars must be respected.
Tougher fuel economy standards would offer a massive boost to the US economy, according to the latest report from the Union of Concerned Scientists.
The “twin crises” of global warming and obesity could be tackled effectively if walking was recognised more as a means of transport.
The German insurance company Allianz has teamed up with WWF to offer cheaper car insurance for people who drive cars that are better for the environment.