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By News Editor / Updated: 01 Aug 2014

Climate Change: Cancún Agreements Will Not Increase Pressure on Transport to Reduce Emissions

Jack Short, Secretary General of the International Transport Forum, the transport think tank at the OECD in Paris, believes that the agreement reached in Cancún will not increase pressure on the transport sector to reduce its CO2 emissions.
Jack Short, Secretary General of the International Transport Forum, the transport think tank at the OECD in Paris, believes that the agreement reached in Cancún will not increase pressure on the transport sector to reduce its CO2 emissions.

Transport is responsible for 23% of global CO2 emissions from fossil fuel combustion.
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By News Editor / Updated: 01 Aug 2014

Market support for clean and energy-efficient vehicles

Clean and energy-efficient vehicles are essential if the European Union is to achieve its 2020 targets for improving energy efficiency, increasing the market share of renewable energy sources, and reducing CO2 emissions. The directive on the promotion of clean and energy-efficient road transport vehicles, which applies to all procurements of vehicles for public transport services from this month, will broaden the market
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By News Editor / Updated: 01 Aug 2014

New call for tender: The continuation of the transport research knowledge centre

The European Commission (EC) is launching the invitation to tender for services with a view to conclude a contract with a tenderer (or consortium) for continuing the ongoing transport research knowledge centre (TRKC) over a period of 36 months. This activity aims at continuing the implementation of the TRKC portal, the contract for which comes to an end.
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By News Editor / Updated: 01 Aug 2014
By News Editor / Updated: 29 Aug 2014
By News Editor / Updated: 29 Aug 2014
By News Editor / Updated: 29 Aug 2014
By News Editor / Updated: 29 Aug 2014
By News Editor / Updated: 29 Aug 2014
By News Editor / Updated: 21 May 2015