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
Some groups in the European Parliament are planning to draft a resolution by September calling on the next Commission to promote or mandate the setting ..
News 19 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
The European Commission should examine state aid received by EU airports and “require member states to draft closure plans” for those that have no hope ..
News 16 Jul 2019
With tighter regulation and a switch to electric vehicles driving down the tailpipe emissions of a range of pollutants, the UK is now targeting harmful ..
News 12 Jul 2019
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Ursula von der Leyen, president designate of the European Commission, has said she would propose increasing the EU’s 2030 climate change goals to halve emissions ..
News 10 Jul 2019
France has announced plans to introduce a tax on flights from next year to fund cleaner transport options, but the aviation industry has warned that ..
News 10 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 total carbon dioxide emissions from large ships operating in European waters came to more than 150 million tonnes in 2018 ..
News 2 Jul 2019
A transition to zero-emission buses is being held back by a lack of infrastructure, risking the possibility that the EU will miss its targets under ..
News 1 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
Carmakers have acknowledged they could fail to meet EU emissions performance targets in the next two years and face potentially heavy penalties ..
News 25 Jun 2019
Mean carbon dioxide emissions from new cars registered in Europe increased by almost 2g per kilometre last year – continuing, and accelerating, the reversal of ..
News 24 Jun 2019