UN body votes to ground EU’s aviation emission efforts

By |oktober 7th, 2019|Bas Eickhout, CORSIA, ETS, ICAO, News, Violeta Bulc|

The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), a UN agency, decided on Friday (4 October) to press ahead with plans to make its own emissions offsetting scheme the only option available to its 193 member states.

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EU countries urged to reject UN scheme that could thwart action on aviation emissions

By |september 23rd, 2019|aviation emissions trading scheme, aviation ETS, CORSIA, EU ETS, ICAO, News, Violeta Bulc|

The European Commission has asked EU countries to reject a UN resolution this week that could forbid the bloc from going further than the CORSIA aviation emissions reduction plan currently being developed at international level.

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Commission ‘remains committed’ to connected car plans, despite Council blocking

By |september 19th, 2019|Andrus Ansip, C-ITS, connected cars, cooperative intelligent transport systems, DG Connect, DG Move, EU, Europe, European Commission, News, US, Violeta Bulc|

The European Commission's controversial bid to establish connectivity standards for next-generation vehicles, blocked by a group of member states just before the summer, remains an important area of the EU executive's working schedule, EURACTIV has lea...

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Bulc pleads with European Parliament: Support WiFi for connected car security

By |april 5th, 2019|5G, 5G Wifi Delegated Act, Andrus Ansip, C-ITS, cooperative intelligent transport systems, News, Violeta Bulc, wifi|

WiFi should be deployed in connected vehicles rather than 5G due to safety concerns that may result in an increase in the EU's 25,000 annual road deaths, a letter written by EU's Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc to the European Parliament states.

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EU’s first ‘long overdue’ foray into truck rules revealed

By |maj 17th, 2018|Elżbieta Bieńkowska, Maroš Šefčovič, Miguel Arias Cañete, News, Road safety, Violeta Bulc|

CO2 emissions from trucks will be regulated under EU law for the first time as part of a package of new rules that also aims to increase efficiency and improve road safety.

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EU moves to ensure smooth military transport across the bloc

By |november 10th, 2017|Defence Union, EU defence, News, pesco, Violeta Bulc|

The European Commission adopted on Friday (10 November) a roadmap aimed at removing barriers for the smooth transport of military troops and gear inside the bloc, as part of efforts to create the European defence union.

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EC unveils proposal to clean up transport, boost electric vehicles

By |november 8th, 2017|CO2, CO2 emissions, e-mobility, electric vehicles, energy performance of buildings directive, future mobility, greenhouse gas emissions, Maroš Šefčovič, Miguel Arias Cañete, News, Violeta Bulc|

The European Commission proposed on Wednesday (8 November) a legislative package aimed at reducing CO2 emissions in road transport and encouraging the uptake of electric cars, in an attempt to help Europe's car industry remain competitive in the face o...

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Truckers from western Europe break posted workers rules, Czech border checks show

By |oktober 20th, 2017|Czech Republic, Emmanuel Macron, News, Posted Workers Directive, Violeta Bulc|

Employers from the western EU Member States don’t stick to the rules when it comes to posted workers, a series of checks conducted by the Czech Republic has shown.

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Commission insists Ryanair should respect EU reimbursement rules

By |september 19th, 2017|News, Passenger rights, Ryanair, Violeta Bulc|

Ryanair said yesterday (18 September) a mass cancellation of flights was set to cost the Irish no-frills airline €25 million, as it bowed to customer anger by publishing a full list of journeys axed.

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EU aims to regulate drone traffic from 2019

By |junij 16th, 2017|Aviation, drones, EASA, European Aviation Safety, News, Violeta Bulc|

The EU's air traffic management body unveiled on Friday (16 June) a proposal for regulating the use of unmanned aircraft (drones) in low-level airspace from 2019, saying it should help create "a strong and dynamic EU drone services market".

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