The European Commission must bring its transport emission targets into line with the temperature thresholds outlined in the Paris Climate Agreement, according to a new ..
News 15 Dec 2017
The European Commission must bring its transport emission targets into line with the temperature thresholds outlined in the Paris Climate Agreement, according to the European ..
News 15 Dec 2017
The European Parliament today voted overwhelmingly to adopt legislation that exempts flights in and out of the European Economic Area from the EU emissions trading system until ..
News 12 Dec 2017
EU institutions may have to wait until late 2018 to debate rules for the CORSIA global aviation emissions trading scheme, which critics say undermines obligations ..
News 11 Dec 2017
The EU will take on new powers over national car type approval authorities under draft legislation agreed between member state governments and European parliament representatives ..
News 7 Dec 2017
The auto industry is calling for a common European approach to vehicle access regulations and for the European Commission to provide analysis of city schemes ..
News 6 Dec 2017
The gradual replacement of older diesel cars with new models meeting Euro 6 standards could deliver the same air quality improvements as replacing them with ..
News 4 Dec 2017
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Iceland plans to raise carbon taxes by 50% immediately as part of a raft of new environmental measures announced by the country’s incoming government on ..
News 1 Dec 2017
European aircraft maker Airbus was given special privileges by the Commission in determining the 28-nation bloc’s position at the UN’s aviation body (ICAO), according to ..
News 29 Nov 2017
Under the International Energy Agency’s most optimistic forecast of 280 million electric cars on the world’s roads by 2040, the impact would still represent less ..
News 20 Nov 2017
A strong majority of the German population is prepared to use cars less often, support cleaner public transport and even entertain introducing speed limits on ..
News 15 Nov 2017
The UN aviation agency has agreed criteria for sustainable biofuels while discussing details of a planned global emissions offsetting scheme in a closed meeting of ..
News 13 Nov 2017
The City of Paris aims to cut its carbon footprint by 80% and be 100% powered by renewables by 2050. The goals were set as ..
News 10 Nov 2017
Average CO2 output from new cars and vans should fall by 30% in the ten years from 2021 under a European Commission proposal to “accelerate ..
News 8 Nov 2017
The gap between the real CO2 emissions from cars and those reported to regulators has more than doubled to 42% since the start of the ..
News 6 Nov 2017