EU risks ‘social catastrophe’ with transport transition timing, says carmaker group

By |september 6th, 2018|Cars and CO2, CO2 targets, Mauro Petriccione, News|

The European Commission may have underestimated the impact a “forced push” for more electric cars could have on EU jobs, Europe's leading carmaker association has said as lawmakers begin in earnest to look into newly proposed limits on CO2 emissions.

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Stricter CO2 standards for vehicles are not the reason for job losses

By |avgust 20th, 2018|car manufacturing, Cars and CO2, CO2, CO2 emissions, CO2 targets, Germany, News, Paris Agreement|

Despite negative media reports, environmental regulation cannot be blamed for the coming upheavals in the automobile sector. Daniel Rieger explains.

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Sweden’s new carbon tax

By |april 10th, 2018|Aviation, carbon tax, Climate Change, CO2 emissions, CO2 targets, global warming, News, sustainable development, Sweden|

Sweden has introduced a new carbon tax. From April 1, all passengers boarding a flight departing from Sweden will be charged extra fees. EURACTIV’s partner le Journal de l’environnement reports.

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Ambitious agreement on CO2 emission of heavy-duty vehicles

By |april 3rd, 2018|CO2 emissions, CO2 targets, European Council, European Parliament, heavy goods vehicles, lorries, News, road transport, trucks|

Coaches, buses and lorries are responsible for a quarter of CO2 emissions from transport. Soon, manufacturers will have to provide data on CO2 emissions and fuel consumption performance of their new vehicles. EURACTIV’s partner le JDLE reports.

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Parliament’s free Interrail plan replaced by smaller €2.5 million travel fund for teenagers

By |marec 27th, 2017|CO2 emissions, CO2 targets, eurosceptism, Interrail, Karima Delli, manfred weber, News, railways, transport emissions, Violeta Bulc|

MEPs are annoyed that a European Commission proposal to hand out €2.5 million to fund young students' travel around Europe will only receive a fraction of the budget they wanted.

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