The dieselgate scandal is ‘far from over’, according to a new report that finds the number of diesel cars emitting excess noxious gases is growing ..
News 18 Sep 2019
- Transport,Waste & Resources,Pollution
A metropolitan low-emissions zone (LEZ) announced by Barcelona this week and a recent Spanish government draft law on landfilling could help lift the threat of ..
News 17 Sep 2019
Fifteen EU member states have yet to tell the European Commission how they plan to improve air quality, five months after the deadline set under ..
News 12 Sep 2019
Evidence that low emission zones reduce toxic air pollution by up to 32% in European cities shows policymakers have no excuses for inaction, green transport ..
News 11 Sep 2019
German car giant Volkswagen could face a slew of new legal complaints after a regional court ruled that software intended to fix a diesel car’s ..
News 22 Aug 2019
There are signs Madrid may have to abandon plans to scrap a low emissions zone, while Barcelona has urged the regional government to tackle transport ..
News 30 Jul 2019
A German environmental group has highlighted an “alarming” study suggesting that one in five lorries have defective or tampered with emissions reduction systems ..
News 25 Jul 2019
France's environment agency urges a switch from cars to cycling and walking among additional measures needed to curb air pollution ..
News 17 Jul 2019
A Madrid court last Friday issued an injunction reversing a decision by Madrid city council to suspend fines for drivers illegally entering the Madrid Central ..
News 8 Jul 2019
The EU continued to increase the amount of palm oil it uses for biodiesel, heating and electricity in 2018, new figures reveal, prompting a stark ..
News 27 Jun 2019
Green groups last Friday called on the European Commission to refer Spain to the European Court of Justice if Madrid’s new mayor implements plans to ..
News 24 Jun 2019
Environmental groups have called for an immediate ban on heavy fuel oil (HFO) in the Arctic as scientists sound the alarm over rapidly rising temperatures ..
News 19 Jun 2019
A green group has hailed a procedural change regarding how the European Commission must introduce legislation on vehicle emissions testing, saying it offers the chance ..
News 14 Jun 2019
Cruise ships emit far more harmful sulphur oxides (SOx) around Europe's coast than its entire passenger car fleet combined, campaigners have warned ..
News 5 Jun 2019
Technological innovation should be key to limiting CO2 emissions and noise from aircraft, according to the European Commission ..
News 5 Jun 2019