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2017.11.12

ICCT wins 2017 Climate and Clean Air Award for Transformative Action

Bonn, November 12, 2017: The 2017 Climate and Clean Air Award for Transformative Action has gone to the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT), for its initiative to conduct checks of...
2017.11.08

Global "electric vehicle capitals" are paving the way for clean transportation and offering roadmap for others to follow

Cities are accelerating the global shift to electric cars, with twenty frontrunners leading the charge, according to a new report Electric vehicle capitals of the world: What markets are leading the...
2017.11.05

Unterschied zwischen offiziellem und realem Kraftstoffverbrauch für neue Pkw in Europa höher als jemals zuvor

Der reale Kraftstoffverbrauch neuer Pkw liegt heute durchschnittlich um 42 Prozent höher als der von den Fahrzeugherstellern angegebene Testverbrauch. Auf Autofahrer kommen damit Mehrausgaben für...
2017.11.05

Real-world vehicle fuel consumption gap in Europe at all-time high

Discrepancy between passenger vehicle type-approval test results and in-use fuel consumption and carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions at 42 per cent, with first indications of a possible slowdown in the...
2017.10.31

News reports and features, October 2017

The tricks and treats California can use to banish fossil fuel cars —WIRED, 10/3/2017 India, China vie to tap clean energy market by phasing out fossil-fuel vehicles —Hindustan Times, 10/3/2017...
2017.10.19

ICCT comments to the U.S. EPA regarding potential reductions in the volume requirements for renewable fuel and biomass-based diesel

Written comments by the ICCT to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency regarding the Notice of Data Availability Concerning Potential Reductions in the Volume Requirements for 2018 Renewable Fuel...
2017.10.17

Study: Global shipping emissions rise as IMO meets to discuss climate action

Emissions of greenhouse gases (GHGs) from global shipping are on the rise again, according to a study released today by the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT). This finding...
2017.09.30

News reports and features, September 2017

Latest ICCT-ICAT study confirms what many knew all along – that many Indian passenger vehicles’ real-world emissions exceed the levels claimed on paper—Autocar Professional, 9/1/2017 New on-road car...
2017.09.27

Bus manufacturers commit to bring cleaner 'soot-free' buses to 20 megacities

Paris, France (27 September 2017) — Four of the world’s largest bus and engine manufacturers have committed today to make it easier for major cities to purchase buses equipped with low emissions...
2017.09.03

Test results confirm: Only 10% of Euro 6 cars meet emission limit in real-world driving conditions

In the aftermath of the Dieselgate scandal, government agencies across Europe began to systematically test diesel cars for their emission levels. A new study by the independent research organization...

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