The European Commission has proposed to base EU road tolls on the distance driven to account for CO2 emissions, while electric cars will get a ..
News 31 May 2017
New Eurostat figures show three-quarters of EU freight continue to be transported by road despite a push by policymakers towards greener trains and inland ships ..
News 26 May 2017
New draft EU pollution standards for waste incinerators will be mandatory but could be lower for some pollutants if adopted in their current form ..
News 25 May 2017
EU countries have reached an agreement on new car-approval rules despite opposition from Germany and Latvia, but discussions over fines will continue ..
News 15 May 2017
EU truck-makers will need to certify the CO2 emissions of the vehicles they manufacture from January 2019 using a simulator known as VECTO after it ..
News 12 May 2017
A third of Europe’s coal-fired power will have to close by 2021 unless operators undertake costly retrofitting to meet stricter limits on industrial emissions, a ..
News 8 May 2017
The European Commission is likely to propose basing EU road charging on distance rather than time and giving zero-emission technologies a discount, ENDS has learned ..
News 5 May 2017
EU large combustion plants will face new mandatory pollution standards from around 2021 after countries backed them on Friday despite opposition from Germany and others ..
News 28 Apr 2017
The UK government has asked the High Court for more time to publish its draft air quality plan, due ostensibly to the approaching local and ..
News 24 Apr 2017
The EU must speed up the improvement of car CO2 efficiency to hit its 2021 target following the smallest drop in emissions in a decade, ..
News 21 Apr 2017
Germany and Bulgaria have criticised the EU emission limits proposed for large combustion plants weeks ahead of a crucial vote by member states, ENDS has ..
News 6 Apr 2017
France is lobbying for the creation of an emission control area in the Mediterranean to tackle sulphur, nitrogen oxide and particulate matter pollution, ENDS has ..
News 30 Mar 2017
Madrid city council presented on Monday plans to halve emissions from traffic by 2030 to respond to the European Commission’s final warning on NO2 emissions ..
News 14 Mar 2017
EU laws on volatile organic compound emissions from the petrol sector have yielded environmental benefits and do not need stricter limits, according to the European ..
News 13 Mar 2017