Heavy-duty vehicles workshop

2011.11.10
Brussels

Heavy-duty vehicles workshop

Summary:

A workshop for regulators, manufacturers, fleets, academics and NGOs to facilitate an exchange of ideas on controlling emissions from HDVs and inform policy development in Europe.

Staff contact(s):

2011.11.10

Time: 2:00pm

Brussels
European Commission, Berlaymont Bldg.

The European Commission DG Climate Action and the ICCT sponsored a public workshop on November 10th in Brussels, bringing together regulators, manufacturers, fleets, academics and NGOs to facilitate an international exchange of ideas on the best approach to controlling emissions from HDVs and to help inform policy development in Europe. Workshop topics included the status of current and proposed policies around the world and policy prospects in Europe from the perspective of the European Commission, industry, and NGOs.

A selection of materials from the workshop is available through the links below. Please contact Peter Mock for more information.

Workshop materials

Technologies to reduce GHG emissions from HDVs (Michael Jackson, TIAX).
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(Link to the NAS study referenced in the presentation.)

Japan: HDV fuel efficiency regulation background and implementation to date (Atsuto Kajiwara, MLIT).
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US: Final regulation to address GHG emissions and fuel use from HDVs (Byron Bunker, US EPA).
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Results from vehicle simulation study (Manfred Schuckert, Daimler).
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European developments and policy prospects: Overview and update (Christophe de la Rochefordière, DG CLIMA).
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