The Commission is carrying out this consultation in order to be properly informed by public opinion in preparation for possible future legislative action in the area of CO2emissions from HDVs, the results of which will be published in a consolidated form.
The agenda items include the adoption of draft opinion on Monitoring and reporting of CO2 emissions from and fuel consumption of new heavy-duty vehicles, a presentation on ‘Infrastructure funding challenges in the sharing economy’, a consideration of draft report on Safeguarding competition in air transport and a presentation by the Commission of the draft delegated act related to technical requirements for inland waterways vessel.
The European Commission has selected 27 projects that will receive around €123 million under Horizon 2020’s Societal Challenge “Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials”. Full article…
The agenda items include an Examination of the Presidency compromise proposal on the approval and market surveillance of motor vehicles and their trailers.
Vote results and texts adopted will be added when available.
The aim of the SMART Pannonia project is to turn Burgenland/Western Hungary into a jointly operating region again. An essential basis for this is the mobility of people and goods. In the last few years, intensive work has been carried out on the key issues of future mobility in the cross-border area of Burgenland/Western Hungary. Cross-border mobility projects promoted by the EU have provided the basis for direct cooperation both at the level of transport providers and at political level. It is now time to further these developments, building on the results of studies from projects which have already been completed.
A summary of the debate with a focus on the Commission and representatives of the political groups is now available.
Over the past five years, the local administration of Sector 3 in Bucharest has made itself national champion in the energy renovation of blocks of flats. The team led by the mayor, Robert Negoiță, has managed to access the bulk of the Structural Funds earmarked for energy renovation: 85% of all European funds assigned to Romania under this heading. Full article…
GUE/NGL MEPs are broadly supportive of the initiative for reform of road transport as many of the measures included in the Commission proposals are longstanding demands of the Left.