The European Commission is ready to propose measures addressing the climate impact of aviation if member states can demonstrate the necessary political will ..
News 20 Jun 2019
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Biofuel and agriculture industry groups have said the European Commission remains unwilling to impose tariffs on Argentine biodiesel in response to unfair subsidies ..
News 22 Oct 2018
The European Commission is planning to launch this autumn a new programme on sustainable urban mobility targeting different levels of government ..
News 24 May 2018
EU governments must ensure that the transition to use a new vehicle monitoring system will not negatively impact on vehicle carbon tax schemes and increase ..
News 18 Apr 2018
China's plan for a modern “silk road” of railways, ports and other facilities linking Asia with Europe could help reduce CO2 emissions arising from freight transport between ..
News 19 Jan 2018
European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker restated the EU’s commitment to the Paris climate accord but made only passing mention of environment policy in his annual ..
News 13 Sep 2017
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A global aviation offset deal likely to be agreed later this year could contribute up to 90% of the CO2 emissions reductions needed for carbon ..
News 7 Jun 2016
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The adoption of an EU emission reduction target for heavy duty vehicles such as trucks and buses will be delayed “until at least 2017”, EU ..
News 19 Apr 2016
The EU may have to compromise on how responsibility is split between rich and poor countries in a landmark UN plan to limit aviation CO2 ..
News 11 Apr 2016
A new mechanism to limit aviation emissions beyond 2020 has been attacked over the environmental credibility of using international forestry offsets ..
News 4 Apr 2016
The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) should engage closely with the UN climate agency UNFCCC before finalising a market based measure (MBM) to limit aviation ..
News 18 Mar 2016