July 15, 2006 - 10:00
The European Parliament has taken a step that may accelerate efforts to tackle the environmental impact of air travel
September 28, 2006 - 10:00
The European Parliament’s environment committee has voted to delay the Commission’s proposed Euro-5 pollution standards from cars, and to weaken some elements of the package.
September 28, 2006 - 10:00Topics: Pricing and taxation
Voters in Stockholm have said yes to the city’s congestion charge, but confusion reigns over whether it will be re-introduced.
May 3, 2006 - 13:00Topics: Environmental policy
The European Commission has today published a green paper on lobbying transparency. Click here to download the position of the Green 10 group of environmental NGOs on lobbying in the EU.
March 12, 2009 - 16:36
Editorial by Bill Hemmings
The image of a group of people standing on the narrow edge of a cliff is an analogy that seems to sum up current efforts to tackle the problem of harmful...
March 12, 2009 - 16:33
A group of international environment and transport agencies has issued a plan to cut fuel consumption from the average car by 50% by 2050. T&E says the plan is ‘too little too late’ and the...
March 12, 2009 - 16:31
MEPs considering the Commission’s second strategic energy review have called for an 80% cut in greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
March 12, 2009 - 16:28
The city of Nottingham has asked the British transport ministry to approve a scheme to tax companies with more than 10 car parking spaces for employees.
March 12, 2009 - 16:27
The Commission has threatened legal action against Greece, Italy, Spain and Portugal for failing to put EU legislation on road charging into their national laws.
March 12, 2009 - 16:24
Oslo’s ambition to be carbon-neutral by 2050 has led to it using its two sewage treatment plants so it can run its city buses on methane produced from human excrement.
April 12, 2007 - 10:00Topics: Shipping
Editorial by João Vieira
Shipping is sometimes the forgotten means of transport. There seems to be a general assumption that it is generally environment-friendly, although that may be...
September 28, 2005 - 13:11
The European Advantage: How NGOs can benefit from recent European Legislation in their work for Sustainable Transport Infrastructure. Organised by CEE Bankwatch, T&E, BUND, Friends of the...