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  • Publication

    Review of WLTP and vehicle taxes in the UK

    This paper has been prepared by T&E in response to the consultation from HM Treasury on the review into the impact of the Worldwide harmonised Light vehicles Test Procedure (WLTP) on vehicle...

     Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 23:02
  • Publication

    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
  • News

    UK clean air ‘strategy’ nothing new

    The British government has unveiled a new clean air ‘strategy’ aimed at improving air quality in the UK’s urban areas. T&...

     Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 12:47
  • Press release

    Car CO2 targets cleared by environment committee

    Statement following approval of new car CO2 reduction targets by the European Parliament’s environment committee

    A new law to cut carbon emissions from new cars and vans by 15% in...

     Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:16
  • Press release

    UK air pollution plan rehashes failed strategy for transport

    The UK government’s new air pollution plan simply repeats existing plans that have failed to clean up transport – instead of proposing effective new emissions controls, sustainable transport group...

     Monday, January 14, 2019 - 14:59
  • News

    Petition: No palm oil in my tank!

    Palm oil expansion is increasing deforestation, ravaging some of the planet’s remaining rainforests and our most precious wildlife.

    But we can change this! ...

     Friday, January 4, 2019 - 11:21
  • Opinion

    What the car CO2 deal means

    After five rounds and 27 long hours of negotiations, the EU agreed a new car CO2 deal that will cut new car emissions by 15% in 2025 and 37.5% in 2030. This is good news, especially considering...

     Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 16:15
  • News

    New CO2 targets will boost cleaner car sales but fall short on climate ambition

    Carmakers will be required to reduce the carbon emissions of new cars they sell in Europe by 15% in 2025 and 37.5% in 2030. The CO2 reduction targets, based on 2021 levels, were agreed in the last...

     Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 14:25
  • News

    Dramatic job creation finding in e-vehicles study

    The shift to electric cars could create more than twice as many new jobs as the number that will be lost by the demise of the internal combustion engine. That is the main finding of a study by the...

     Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 13:57
  • Press release

    EU gives boost to affordable cleaner cars, but deal is not good enough for the planet

    The European Parliament, Commission and Council just agreed to cut carbon emissions from new cars and vans by 15% in 2025 and 37.5% in 2030, compared to 2021 levels. The European federation of...

     Monday, December 17, 2018 - 20:54