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  • News

    Industry and road safety groups call for urgent action on traffic deaths

    Suppliers of equipment to the truck industry have joined a call for new minimum safety standards for new cars, vans and trucks to be urgently brought forward after years of delays. Industry groups...

     Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 18:19
  • News

    EU proposes distanced-based road tolling to drive truck fuel efficiency

    Time-based road tolling for trucks is to be phased out in Europe by 2024, the European Commission has proposed. T&E welcomed the switch to a distanced-based system which, by charging per...

     Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 18:09
  • News

    Rail better at reducing road freight than previously thought

    The ability of rail freight to reduce congestion and pollution on roads is far greater than previously thought, according to figures from one of T&E’s British member organisations. The figures...

     Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 14:25
  • Press release

    Europe embarks on a journey to zero-emission transport

    Transport & Environment (T&E) welcomes European Commission’s proposal today on smart road tolls and its commitment to zero-emission mobility. The Commission also...

     Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 11:40
  • Press release

    Environment MEPs strengthen EU’s key climate law

    MEPs today voted to increase the ambition of the EU’s most powerful climate law, the proposed Effort Sharing Regulation (ESR). While the ESR still fails to meet the aims of the Paris agreement,...

     Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 11:01
  • Opinion

    The Macron effect… on our roads

    When France goes to the polls, Europe holds its breath. France is essential to the European project and without it the EU in its current form cannot exist. And never were the stakes higher than in...

     Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 19:34
  • News

    Truck industry fuel economy claims fanciful – ICCT

    The International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) has backed up T&E’s claims that the makers of trucks are ‘cherry picking’ vehicle test data so they can claim progress on fuel...

     Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 18:00
  • News

    All new trucks to have CO2 emissions certified by 2019

    Truckmakers will be required to certify the CO2 emissions of all new trucks they sell in Europe from using a test procedure known as VECTO. The tool, which was was endorsed by EU member states and...

     Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 17:30
  • News

    Road traffic the main cause of noise disturbance

    Road traffic is the principal cause of noise disturbance across Europe, according to a new...

     Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 15:10
  • Publication

    T&E response to consultation on Combined Transport Directive

    In 2017 the European Commission will publish its draft review of the Combined Transport Directive. This legislation is linked to the Commission’s own target to get more freight on both rail and...

     Monday, April 24, 2017 - 10:06