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The European Commission has approved an investment package of €222 million from the EU budget to support Europe’s transition to more sustainable and low-carbon future under the LIFE programme for the Environment and Climate Action. Full article…
Dr Fatih Birol, the IEA Executive Director, met in Paris today with Mr Nicolas Hulot, France’s Minister of Ecological and Solidary Transition. Full article…
The agenda items include a presentation by the Commission on the position to be adopted on behalf of the European Union in the relevant Committees of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe as regards the proposals for amendments to UN Regulations Nos. 12, 14, 16, 17, 43, 44, 46, 48, 49, 110, 121, 129 and 134, to UN Global Technical Regulations Nos 6 and 15, to the Rules of Procedure of WP.29 and to the General Guidelines for UN regulatory procedures and transitional provisions in UN Regulations, and as regards proposals for three new UN Regulations, one new UN Global Technical Regulation and a proposal for a new Mutual Resolution and the preparation for the next informal Trilogue on the approval and market surveillance of motor vehicles and their trailers, and of systems, components and separate technical units intended for such vehicles.
The FCH JU launched the European Hydrogen Safety Panel initiative, which has the mission to assist the FCH JU both at programme and at project level in assuring that hydrogen safety is adequately managed.
Guidance on accidental breakdown, instrument malfunction and perceived temporary non-compliance and transient performance of Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems (EGCS) Full article…
Proposal for amendments to the 2015 Guidelines for Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems Full article…
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August 2017 compared with July 2017
Answer given by Ms Jourová on behalf of the Commission to a question (Rule 130) by Nicola Danti (S&D) regarding “VW vehicles still non-compliant after recall operation”.
The agenda includes items in energy & climate and environment & transport.
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The agenda includes items related to energy, digital and transport policy.
Question for written answer to the Commission (Rule 130) by Maria Spyraki (EPP) on “Compensation for those affected by the oil spill in the Saronic Gulf”.