Press releases

  • T&E supports Clean Marine Awards

    Feb 2004 - This year sees the first European Commission-managed Clean Marine Awards aimed at encouraging the reduction of atmospheric pollution from sea-going ships.

    Friday, February 20, 2004 - 13:05 Topics Shipping
  • Swiss choose sustainable transport, again

    Swiss citizens yesterday overwhelmingly voted for sustainable transport by rejecting in a referendum an initiative that would have expanded the road transport system in Switzerland’s...

    Monday, February 9, 2004 - 10:17 Topics Infrastructure, Investment
  • Ditch the dirty past! Green8 urge Ministers to improve Constitution

    Green8 call o­n EU foreign ministers - meeting this week in Naples - to improve the draft EU Constitution. There is a risk that what gets dished up in Italy will be left-overs of treaties dating...

    Thursday, November 27, 2003 - 15:28 Topics Environmental policy
  • 'Reject Ecopoints compromise' says T&E

    Reaction to the compromise o­n Ecopoints reached late in the night of 25 November. T&E urges the European Parliament to reject the compromise, as the environmental benefits of the scheme would...

    Thursday, November 27, 2003 - 14:27 Topics Pricing and taxation
  • TENs guidelines - NGO reaction to new EC proposal

    T&E, BirdLife International and WWF have put out a joint press-release, in response to the European Commission's new...

    Wednesday, October 1, 2003 - 21:36 Topics Infrastructure, Investment
  • Professional drivers

    The Directive 2003/59/EC, o­n training for professional drivers entered into force o­n 10 September. From now o­n, all professional drivers will have to undergo training in order to minimise...

    Monday, September 22, 2003 - 14:52 Topics
  • Public subsidies ruling

    31 July The European Court of Justice last week ruled that governments can pay subsidies for public transport without breaking EU competition rules, but only as long as they are for clearly-...

    Thursday, July 31, 2003 - 03:47 Topics