What is the EU doing about truck CO2 emissions?

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Series Details April 2016
Publication Date April 2016
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Pressure is mounting on manufacturers to lower carbon dioxide emissions from trucks, buses and coaches. The European Commission is planning to introduce the first EU-wide standards to measure CO2 from heavy duty vehicles in the summer of 2016, as a first step to regulate emissions.

This Links Dossier provides detailed information under the following headings:

+ Background
+ Issues
+ Positions
+ Timeline
+ Further reading (with hyperlinks to many sources of primary and secondary information)

Source Link http://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/linksdossier/hold-what-is-the-eu-doing-about-truck-co2-emissions/
Related Links
ESO: Background information: Overview of the heavy-duty vehicle market and CO2 emissions in the European Union http://www.europeansources.info/record/overview-of-the-heavy-duty-vehicle-market-and-co2-emissions-in-the-european-union/
Blog: ICCT, 31.05.16: Europe should set binding CO2 reduction targets for trucks http://www.theicct.org/blogs/staff/europe-should-set-binding-co2-reduction-targets-trucks
European Commission - Climate Action - EU Action ... Road transport - CO2 from heavy duty vehicles - Reducing CO2 emissions from Heavy-Duty Vehicles http://ec.europa.eu/clima/policies/transport/vehicles/heavy/index_en.htm
Transport & Environment: Trucks and CO2 https://www.transportenvironment.org/what-we-do/smarter-lorries/lorries-co2
ACEA: Industry topics: Environment and Sustainability: CO2 Emissions: CO2 from Heavy Duty Vehicles http://www.acea.be/industry-topics/tag/category/co2-from-heavy-duty-vehicles

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