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
Carmakers are only halfway to meeting EU CO2 emissions targets for 2021, but can make up lost ground if they deliver on their plans to ..
News 9 Sep 2019
Plans for new global aviation emissions offsetting scheme pose a threat to the EU’s ability to regulate the sector’s carbon emissions, the head of the ..
News 5 Sep 2019
Carmakers are on track to cut CO2 emissions from their vehicles in line with EU targets, thanks to an explosion in the number of electric ..
News 29 Aug 2019
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Environmental groups have criticised the one-page declaration issued by G7 leaders for failing to mention climate change, despite a separate pledge of aid to counter ..
News 27 Aug 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
The European Commission must step in to protect a site home to hundreds of rare plants and animals, environmentalists urge ..
News 1 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
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