EU climate chief sees green strings for car scrappage schemes

By |april 22nd, 2020|car industry, coronavirus recovery plan, Frans Timmermans, News|

The European Union’s chief climate official said on Tuesday (21 April) there could be green conditions attached to any car scrappage schemes set up by the bloc to revive vehicle demand following the coronavirus pandemic. The European Commission, the bloc’s...

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Planting the seeds of a green economic recovery after COVID-19

By |april 21st, 2020|building renovation, car industry, coronavirus recovery plan, News, synthetic fuels|

As with all publicly-funded economic stimulus measures, conditions must be applied to the upcoming EU recovery plan, argues Peter Vis. He outlines a few ideas when it comes to the car and airline industries as well as the upcoming building renovation w...

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Lithium tipped for EU list of critical raw materials

By |april 7th, 2020|Automotive Industry, car industry, critical raw materials, lithium, News, Raw materials|

The soft, silvery-white alkali metal is expected to enter the EU list of critical raw materials later this year because of its strategic importance to the automotive industry, EURACTIV has learned.

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‘Worst crisis ever’: Carmakers line up for recovery cash amid calls to go green

By |marec 25th, 2020|ACEA, car industry, News|

While European carmakers cry for help, environmentalists say public money aimed at helping the automotive industry recover from the COVID-19 crisis must be future-proof and geared towards green technologies.

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Why is the EV rollout at risk of stalling?

By |marec 10th, 2020|car industry, electric cars, emobility, News|

Ensuring a swift transition to electric vehicles is one of the clearest ways for governments to make significant progress on emissions reductions, writes Helen Clarkson. However, governments risk holding it back, she adds. Helen Clarkson is the CEO of ...

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Launching climate summit, UK plans to bring forward ban on new petrol and diesel cars

By |februar 4th, 2020|Boris Johnson, car industry, COP26, diesel cars, dieselgate, News, oil industry|

Britain will ban the sale of new petrol and diesel cars from 2035, five years earlier than previously planned, Prime Minister Boris Johnson will announce on Tuesday (4 February) as he launches a major UN climate summit due to take place in Glasgow in N...

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Police detain 185 climate protesters at Brussels car show

By |januar 20th, 2020|Belgium, car industry, Climate Change, European Green Deal, News|

Police detained 185 protesters in central Brussels on Saturday (18 January) after the environmental protest group Extinction Rebellion staged demonstrations at a car show in protest at the auto industry's role in CO2 emissions that cause climate change.

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Auto tariff threat not mentioned in US talks: EU commissioner

By |januar 17th, 2020|Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, car industry, car tariffs, Donald Trump, Germany, Iran nuclear deal, News, Phil Hogan, trade wars|

US threats to put tariffs on European autos did not come up during talks this week with American trade officials in Washington, EU Trade Commissioner Phil Hogan said Thursday (16 January).

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‘Fully informed man’ says Trump won’t impose tariffs on European cars

By |november 8th, 2019|car industry, car tariffs, Donald Trump, Jean-Claude Juncker, News, trade wars|

Outgoing European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker does not believe US President Donald Trump will impose tariffs on imported European cars next week, he told Germany's Sueddeutsche Zeitung.

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Auto industry warns of ‘seismic’ no-deal Brexit shock

By |september 23rd, 2019|Brexit, car industry, Hard Brexit, News|

The European auto industry on Monday (23 September) warned of catastrophic effects of a no-deal Brexit, saying it would have a 'seismic' impact on making cars in Europe.

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