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2022 DAC Sector Statement

Land transportation CER: The Voice of European Railways - 2022-09-21

This Sector Statement on the Digital Automatic Coupler (DAC) showcases the need and the advantages to roll-out this innovative device across the European railway system in an accelerated and concerted manner. …

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Daimler Truck demonstrates practicality of hydrogen trucks at the IAA Transportation 2022

Land transportation Daimler Truck - 2022-09-20

On the road to sustainable transportation, first prototypes of the fuel-cell powered Mercedes-Benz GenH2 Truck have been undergoing intensive testing since last year – both on Daimler Truck’s in-house test track and on public roads. …

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Truck giants unveil new electric models at IAA Transportation in Hannover

Land transportation - 2022-09-20

If anything stood out on the first day of the IAA Transportation exhibition on 19 September 2022, it was the focus on new electric truck models. Daimler, DAF, Scania, Nikola, MAN, Quantron and Ford all unveiled electric lorries. …

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DB to help Ukrainian Railways rebuild

Land transportation DB - 2022-09-20

Memorandum of understanding pledging support and cooperation in international freight transport. …

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Getting Zero-Emission Trucks on the road

Land transportation ACEA - 2022-09-19

As IAA Transportation 2022 takes place in Hanover this week, stakeholders from around the world will witness first-hand the truck industry’s innovative solutions to contribute to climate neutrality in the transport sector. …

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Joint Position – Supply and pricing of energy threaten Europe’s modal shift objectives

Land transportation CER: The Voice of European Railways - 2022-09-15

The ongoing crisis in European energy markets triggered by the Russian invasion of Ukraine will have a significant impact on all sectors. Despite its energy-efficiency rail transportation is no exemption. …

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Sweden's AB Volvo starts series production of heavy electric trucks

Land transportation Reuters - 2022-09-14

Swedish truck maker AB Volvo said on Wednesday 14 September 2022 it was starting series production of heavy electric trucks, catering to a growing demand for zero-emission transport. …

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Press Release - Development of Energy Prices Threaten Competitive Rail Freight Market

Land transportation ERFA - 2022-09-09

The impact of dramatically increasing energy prices in the rail freight market has the potential to not only reverse modal shift, but also to fundamentally change the composition of the European rail freight sector. …

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ITF issues recommendations to accelerate decarbonisation of road freight transport

Land transportation CLECAT - 2022-09-09

On 5 September, the International Transport Forum published a report investigating the feasibility of de …

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Europe's growing transport demand increases emissions from heavy-duty vehicles

Land transportation European Environment Agency - 2022-09-08

The EEA briefing ‘Reducing greenhouse gas emissions from heavy-duty vehicles in Europe’ presents comprehensive data and analysis on greenhouse gas emissions from trucks, buses, and coaches in European road transport. …

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Due to a technical issue related to the war in Ukraine, our ECG News website was not operational. We drafted a temporary page so that we keep publishing articles while we were working on creating a new ECG News website. You may find on this temporary page ‘ECG News archive’ articles from 25 May until 5 August 2022.