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Technology Aimed at Reducing Ferry Emissions by Targeting Efficient Vessel Operation

Members Corner - 2020-10-14

Last month ferry group DFDS set out its long term plans for the reduction of its environmental footprint, principally cutting carbon emissions...

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HERMES.WIRTSCHAFTS.PREIS 2020: HÖDLMAYR promotes "Safety first"

Members Corner - 2020-10-14

Hödlmayr International AG received the HERMES...

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Europe can win EV sales race if it learns from China, report says

Automotive Industry - 2020-10-14

Sales of electric vehicles in Europe are growing at such a pace that the continent looks increasingly likely to outpace China in the near future...

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Ford delays launch of plug-in Escape after European fires

Automotive Industry - 2020-10-14

Ford Motor is delaying the launch of its plug-in hybrid Escape compact crossover to 2021 after thousands of similar vehicles in Europe were recalled for problems involving fires while rechar...

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Latest report from ECG Business Intelligence: Riding out the 2nd wave

News from ECG - 2020-10-13

We are pleased to announce on 13 October the publication of our latest report from ECG Business Intelligence in partnership with Automotive from Ultima Media...

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Testing Alternative Drive Systems
MOSOLF Introduces its First CNG Truck for Automobile Transports

Members Corner - 2020-10-13

The MOSOLF Group has been testing its first truck with a CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) drive and Kässbohrer body for automobile transport since September 2020...

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Ministry of Public Works, Generalitat, ADIF, State Ports, FGC and Port of Barcelona move to build new road and rail accesses to the port

Members Corner - 2020-10-13

The Ministry of Public Works, the Generalitat de Catalunya (Catalan Government), ADIF, State Ports and the Port of Barcelona have today (9 October) signed a cooperation Protocol that opens the way to ...

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German parliament approves CO2 starting price of €25 per tonne

Land Transport - 2020-10-13

The German parliament has voted in favour of a higher starting price for the country’s new CO2 reduction scheme in the heating and transport sectors, dpa reports...

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UK reveals plans for up to 10 inland border sites to cope with Brexit chaos

Land Transport - 2020-10-13

The government has announced plans for up to 10 inland sites to cope with Brexit congestion and border checks including in Birmingham, Warrington and at a former airfield near Epping Forest ...

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Electric cars will treble market share this year as most carmakers on track to meet EU emissions targets - analysis

Automotive Industry - 2020-10-12

Electric cars will treble their market share in Europe this year as a result of EU car CO2 targets, new analysis shows...

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Daimler's labor chief urges European lawmakers to promote EV charging

Automotive Industry - 2020-10-12

European lawmakers should promote electric car charging infrastructure as aggressively as they seek to lower CO2 emissions, Daimler's labor boss, Michael Brecht, said...

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Porsche, Ferrari buyers face $59,000 green tax in France

Automotive Industry - 2020-10-12

A draft budget law weaving its way through France’s parliament may force car shoppers to reconsider purchases of Porsche, Ferrari or Lamborghini models that used a lot of gasoline...

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UECC commits to UN’s Global Compact Initiative

Members Corner - 2020-10-12

The leading provider of short roro transportation in Europe, UECC, has committed investments and resources to the United Nations Global Compact Initiative...

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Associated British Ports wins prestigious Environment Award

Members Corner - 2020-10-09

Associated British Ports (ABP), the UK’s leading and best-connected port operator, has won the prestigious ‘Environment’ category at the 2020 Heavy Lift Awards, recognising its inves...

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Daimler works council opposes pure focus on e-mobility

Automotive Industry - 2020-10-09

The Daimler works council has warned the carmaker against focusing solely on electric mobility...

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BMW says Brexit could cost auto industry up to $13bn

Automotive Industry - 2020-10-09

BMW CFO Nicolas Peter on Thursday said Britain's separation from the European Union could cost automakers and suppliers up to $13bn unless cross-border trade remains tariff-free and unbureaucratic...

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Spain approves hydrogen strategy to spur low-carbon economy

News from Brussels - 2020-10-09

Spain approved on Tuesday (6 October) a plan to boost clean hydrogen production, aiming to build enough infrastructure to give it a major role in Europe’s market for a fuel seen as key to meetin...

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Valenciaport activates its Newsletter in digital format to reinforce the links between the port community

Members Corner - 2020-10-08

This communication channel is open to the participation of companies from the world of logistics and will be presented with the Valencian, Spanish and English options The Port Authority of Valencia...

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Freeports proposals now looking more inclusive for UK ports

Maritime & Ports - 2020-10-08

Responding to the Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s statement on Freeports, the British Ports Association has welcomed the suggestion that the government was minded to be more inclusi...

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VW sees EVs making up 90% of Norway sales in 2021

Automotive Industry - 2020-10-08

Electric cars will likely make up 90% of Volkswagen Group's sales in Norway next year and could completely replace diesel and gasoline engines in the Nordic country by 2023, the automaker's lo...

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