21 Dec '15, 6pm

New blog: We urgently need truck CO2 emissions standards

The latest research highlights that HGV CO2 efficiency across the EU has not improved in the last decade , so Campaign for Better Transport is urging MEPs and UK Ministers to get the Commission to prioritize regulating truck emissions in the 2016 decarbonisation strategy. We need proper measurement of CO2 emissions from HGVs as truck manufacturers, who are also being probed by the European Commission for operating a cartel in recent years, are not stepping up to the plate voluntarily. Across the EU, trucks now account for 30% of road transport CO2 emissions which is forecast to increase to 40% by 2030. We believe that the EU will need to introduce truck CO2 standards as done in the US if it wants to reduce transport emissions. In summary, the reasons to have standards are: Targets to reduce transport CO2 emissions will not be reached without HGV standards Standards will re...

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