Tag : emissions

New car CO2 emissions in Europe rise for first time in decade

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Average CO2 emissions from new cars in Europe increased by 0.3g/km in 2017; the first rise in 10 years.

Higher taxes on road fuels could plug Brexit budget gap

7 months ago / 0 comments

Increasing taxes on road fuels could be one of the ways to help mitigate a future €12bn-a-year gap as a result of the UK’s departure from the EU.

EU to tighten car approval rules to prevent repeat Dieselgate

10 months ago / 0 comments

Stricter car approval and testing rules could be in place by September 2020, helping to prevent another ‘Dieselgate’ saga taking place.

Real-world fuel consumption gap hits 45% for company cars

10 months ago / 0 comments

The gap between official fuel consumption figures and real-world performance in the EU has quadrupled since 2001, hitting an all-time high, new figures suggest.

EU plans for 30% cut in emissions by 2030

10 months ago / 0 comments

The European Commission is looking to cut car and LCV emissions by 30% by 2030 under a proposal for post-2021 CO2 targets.

Adding lightness to vehicles could reduce emissions by 40%

11 months ago / 0 comments

A new report has concluded that 40% of emissions could be cut by reducing vehicle mass.

EV uptake vital to meet proposed post-2021 CO2 targets

1 year ago / 0 comments

Europe’s car makers have laid out plans that indicate EV uptake is vital to meet post-2021 CO2 targets, ahead of a European Commission proposal due later this year.

Oslo on track for emissions first

1 year ago / 0 comments

Oslo is set to be the first city to cut all emissions from its transportation network – closely followed by other European cities such as London and Amsterdam. That’s the finding of a newly …