Honda speeds up plans to electrify car models in Europe

By |oktober 24th, 2019|Brexit, Cars and CO2, Clean Mobility Package, Honda, News|

Japanese carmaker Honda has brought forward a goal to only sell electric and hybrid cars in Europe by three years to 2022, a leading company executive said on Wednesday (23 October).

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Using legislation to reduce CO2 emissions from trucks

By |december 19th, 2018|Clean Mobility Package, News, trucks|

Europe’s upcoming CO2 standards for trucks will be the first of their kind. Policymakers need to build enough flexibility into the legislation so that manufacturers can adapt as the process and technologies evolve, writes Joachim Drees.

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EU agrees on 37.5% CO2 reduction for cars by 2030

By |december 18th, 2018|Cars and CO2, Clean Mobility Package, Maroš Šefčovič, Miguel Arias Cañete, News, Paris Agreement|

EU negotiators on Monday evening (17 December) agreed on CO2 emission rules for cars and vans, as the Austrian presidency of the EU defied expectations and brokered a compromise.

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Truck makers tone down criticism of Europe’s CO2 regulation

By |december 10th, 2018|Clean Mobility Package, News, trucks|

Under pressure from regulators, truck makers have softened their criticism of Europe’s first-ever regulation on CO2 emissions from heavy-duty vehicles, focusing their comments on the lack of recharging infrastructure in cities and motorways.

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Leading on innovation for a climate neutral Europe by 2050

By |december 10th, 2018|Clean Mobility Package, Horizon Europe, low-carbon technologies, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News|

Innovation will be required across all sectors of the economy in order to steer Europe towards climate neutrality. This will also be good for the EU’s competitiveness, write Jakop Dalunde and Peter Sweatman.

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Time for Austrian presidency to make a deal on car CO2 or go home

By |december 4th, 2018|Cars and CO2, Clean Mobility Package, CO2 emissions, electric vehicles, News|

The last time a car CO2 regulation was negotiated in 2013, the agreement was blocked at the last moment by Germany, resulting in a year of delay and renegotiation. This year, it looks like history could be about to repeat itself, writes Greg Archer.

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A strong EV benchmark can cut transport emissions and help modernise Europe’s electricity grid

By |november 8th, 2018|Cars and CO2, Clean Mobility Package, electric cars, electric vehicles, News|

Over a century ago, electric vehicles (EVs) were the best-selling cars on the market. Bringing them back on today’s roads will not only help to decarbonise transport, but the energy sector too, with wider benefits for society, argues Julia Hildermeier.

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EU lawmakers back 35% CO2 cut for trucks by 2030

By |oktober 18th, 2018|Clean Mobility Package, News, trucks, Trucks and CO2|

UPDATE: Lawmakers in the European Parliament backed a 35% cut in carbon dioxide emissions from new trucks by 2030, in a vote on Thursday (18 October) over new rules that seek to fight global warming without harming industry.

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Tough CO2 targets ‘could cost 100,000 jobs’: VW chief

By |oktober 12th, 2018|Cars and CO2, Clean Mobility Package, News|

Setting European Union targets for reducing cars' greenhouse gas output that are too ambitious could backfire with the loss of 100,000 jobs, Volkswagen chief executive Herbert Diess said Thursday.

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Modular or ‘monster’ trucks back on the table

By |oktober 10th, 2018|Clean Mobility Package, mobility package, News, road transport|

EU lawmakers are floating the idea of offering incentives for extra-long trucks made up of multiple trailers in the EU’s first truck CO2 legislation.

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