News

Pedro Sánchez highlights the H2Ports project in Valenciaport as a reference in the framework of the "Hydrogen Road Map"

Members Corner - 2020-11-23

The President of the Spanish Government, Pedro Sánchez, has placed the H2Ports project in ValenciaPort as a reference point within the framework of the Spanish energy strategy to combat climate...

Read more

Plug-in hybrids in new emissions scandal as tests show higher pollution than claimed

Automotive Industry - 2020-11-23

Sales of plug-in hybrid vehicles are skyrocketing in Europe, but tests on the newest models confirm they pollute the climate far more than carmakers claim – even when starting with a f...

Read more

BMW Leipzig plant prepares for production of a future MINI Crossover

Automotive Industry - 2020-11-23

In 2023 the first MINI “born in Germany” will roll off the assembly lines at BMW Group Plant Leipzig...

Read more

Ineos partners with Hyundai to make hydrogen happen

Automotive Industry - 2020-11-23

Petrochemicals giant Ineos Group is joining forces with Hyundai Motor in a bid to give hydrogen fuel cell vehicles the boost they need to become more mainstream...

Read more

EU plans tight car CO2 limits under green finance rules

Automotive Industry - 2020-11-23

Automakers will need to meet tight emissions limits for their activities to be classed as a sustainable investment under proposed European Union rules, which the auto industry said could undermine inv...

Read more

Lkw Maut (toll) in Germany - European Court decision C-321/19 of October 28, 2020

Land Transport - 2020-11-20

On 28 October 2020, the European Court of Justice ruled that the level of German Lkw-Maut is in violation of European law...

Read more

ECG Guidelines – Safe loading process now available in CZECH

News from ECG - 2020-11-20

The ECG Guidelines – Safe loading process was developed by the Health & Safety Working Group (H&S WG) and published in 2019...

Read more

Still insufficient progress in making transport fuels more climate friendly, latest EEA data show

News from Brussels - 2020-11-20

The European Union is behind its objective to reduce the greenhouse gas emission intensity of fuels sold for road transport to 6% below 2010 levels, as set out in the EU’s 2020 climate and energ...

Read more

Europe accelerates EV shift with subsidies, bans

News from Brussels - 2020-11-20

Europe is taking unprecedented steps to phase out gasoline and diesel cars and bring an end to the almost 150-year-long era of the internal combustion engine...

Read more

End-of-series provisions: ACEA-CECRA letter to Commissioner Breton

Automotive Industry - 2020-11-20

On behalf of the national automobile industry associations of all EU Member States, ACEA and CECRA wrote a joint letter to European Commissioner Thierry Breton, asking the Commission to provide writte...

Read more

Carmakers expect up to 15 million electric cars in Germany by 2030

Automotive Industry - 2020-11-20

The number of electric cars on German roads could rise much more quickly than most experts and the government currently assume...

Read more

The “ECO Valencia” arrives to Valencia

Members Corner - 2020-11-20

The “ECO Valencia”, the first of the 12 hybrid ships of the Grimaldi shipping company in the Green Generation class (GG5G) arrives at the Port of Valencia on 19 November evening...

Read more

BERGÉ’s KeyPort Project awarded by Spanish business magazine ‘Actualidad Económica’

Members Corner - 2020-11-20

BERGÉ’s KeyPort project has been named one of the 100 best ideas of the year by Actualidad Económica, the first business magazine in Spain and supplement in El Mundo newspaper...

Read more

BLG: First german logistics company with scientifically recognized climate protection targets

Members Corner - 2020-11-20

The Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) has recognized the targets of BLG LOGISTICS to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions in absolute terms...

Read more

ECG Webinar: 2020 and beyond – the opportunities and implications for Europe’s Automotive Industry

News from ECG - 2020-11-19

ECG held a highly informative and successful webinar on 17 November entitled “2020 and beyond – the opportunities and implications for Europe’s Automotive Industry”...

Read more

Changes in the steering of the Health & Safety Working Group  

News from ECG - 2020-11-19

At the end of October Jan van Assen, Automotive Director of the Koopman Logistics Group retired from his company after many years of service...

Read more

Cuxport handles thousands of new cars for the Chinese market

Members Corner - 2020-11-19

The premium vehicles left their production sites in southern Germany and were transported directly by rail to the automobile handling terminal in Cuxhaven...

Read more

United Nations highlights Valenciaport’s role in managing logistics activity to deal with COVID-19

Members Corner - 2020-11-19

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) in its latest report discusses the experience of VCT during the pandemic...

Read more

The Channel is ready for Brexit

Members Corner - 2020-11-19

The Channel BU will feel the full force of the upcoming new UK border rules from 1 January...

Read more

No Deal puts the country’s supply chain at risk, says Logistics UK

Land Transport - 2020-11-19

Logistics UK is urging both sides in the Brexit negotiations to focus on achieving a consensus in order to protect economies on both sides of the Channel from the impact of a potential No Deal outcome...

Read more