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Japan

Japan has a long history of applying fiscal incentives to reward vehicle fuel efficiency, including indexing vehicle taxes and registration fees to vehicle weight and engine size. Taken in sum, these...
Published 2011.09.26: Landing Page

India

Vehicle emission standards are making progress in India. In 2016, India adopted Euro 6/VI equivalent standards that will go into effect in 2020. While this is a major step forward, much remains to be...
Published 2011.09.26: Landing Page

United States

ICCT staff engage with federal, state, and local governments, as well as industry and other stakeholders, to shape practical and cost-effective policies for clean vehicles and fuels and defend and...
Published 2011.09.26: Landing Page

ICCT comments on Japan's draft PV fuel-economy standards

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Published 2011.09.26: News

John German on WEMU, "Issues of the Environment"

ICCT Senior Fellow John German discussed Ann Arbor's proposed anti-idling ordinance last week on WEMU with David Fair. Audio is here.
Published 2011.09.26: News

China Clean Fuels Summit

Two recent events in Beijing, a journalist forum organized by the China Sustainable Energy Program (September 5) and the China Clean Fuels Summit (September 4–6), have focused attention on the...
Published 2011.09.26: News

U.S. heavy-duty vehicle standards

On August 9, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) finalized a program to reduce greenhouse...
Published 2011.09.26: Publication

Benjamin Sharpe

Published 2011.09.23: Profile

Cristiano Façanha

Published 2011.09.23: Profile

Katherine Blumberg

Published 2011.09.23: Profile

Francisco Posada

Published 2011.09.23: Profile

Peter Mock

Published 2011.09.23: Profile

Drew Kodjak

Published 2011.09.23: Profile

Diane Tworog

Published 2011.09.22: Profile

Empirical evidence on crop elasticities

This technical note addresses an important empirical issue in the study of biofuels and indirect land use. Incremental crops used by the biofuel industry are provided by some combination of decreased...
Published 2011.09.22: Publication

Scientific Committee of the European Environment Agency releases opinion on bioenergy, calls for focus on additionality

The European Environment Agency’s Scientific Committee released on 16 September an opinion on GHG accounting in relation to bioenergy. The opinion argues that it is incorrect to assume that using...The European Environment Agency’s Scientific Committee released on 16 September an opinion on GHG accounting in relation to bioenergy. The opinion argues that it is incorrect to assume that using...
Published 2011.09.19: Blog Post

Heavy-duty vehicles

Policymakers can draw on a growing portfolio of measures to reduce climate impacts and local air pollution from on-road freight. These include voluntary measures, such as green freight programs or...
Published 2011.09.15: Landing Page

Marine

ICCT’s marine program works to further policies that address the air-quality and climate impacts of shipping at the international, regional, national, and local (port) levels. Since 2007 ICCT...
Published 2011.09.13: Landing Page

John German

Published 2011.09.13: Profile

Passenger vehicles

The ICCT’s passenger vehicle program works with regulatory agencies as well as other government officials, researchers, nongovernmental organizations, and private-sector stakeholders to reduce fuel...
Published 2011.09.13: Landing Page

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