In July 2003 the European Commission adopted its long-awaited proposal on charging heavy goods vehicles to use Europe's principal roads, amending the so-called 'Eurovignette' directive. T&E believes the proposal has serious flaws which could prevent it doing the job it is supposed to do.
Safe and sustainable freight transport: Our common challenge. Final report, T&E project: "Freight: From road to rail," June 1999 - May 2002. Prepared by Markus Liechti, July 2002.
Bringing the Trans-Alpine freight policy on railtrack: three countries, one problem, one common policy required.
Conference proceedings: European conference "Towards more sustainable freight transport." By Markus Liechti, December 2000. This conference was hosted by T&E and French member-organisation, France Nature Environnement.
Bringing the Eurovignette into the electronic age - a proposal for per KM road charging.
A T&E paper on how to introduce an EU-wide road pricing system.
Electronic Kilometre Charging for Heavy Goods Vehicles in Europe (15 Euro), by Per Kågeson & Jos Dings, revised by Markus Liechti in March 2000.