Ukraine has a new National Transport Strategy till 2030.

On May 30th, 2018, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine approved the National Transport Strategy for the period till 2030 – “Drive Ukraine 2030”. Strategy defines […]

Ukraine began 2018 with the new environmental fuel standard EURO-5.

Starting January 1st , 2018, the environmental fuel standard Euro-5 is the only one allowed for the circulation on Ukraine’s market, according to the Technical Regulation […]

Report: Market-Based Instruments for Energy Efficiency

Commissioned by G7 energy ministers, this report presents the first global overview of market-based instruments (MBIs) for energy efficiency, such as auctions, energy efficiency obligations on […]

Shifting fuel economy up a gear in Brussels

Sheila Watson, Executive Secretary of the GFEI, gave a powerful message to EU vehicle policy stakeholders in Brussels on 6th September 2017, highlighting the need for […]

New and improved fuel test for cars enters into force

Today, a new method for measuring the fuel consumption and CO2 emissions of cars enters into force. We welcome this EU initiative, called the Worldwide Harmonised […]

Electric vehicles have another record year, reaching 2 million cars in 2016

The number of electric cars on the roads around the world rose to 2 million in 2016, following a year of strong growth in 2015, according […]

China will replace all 67,000 fossil-fueled taxis in Beijing with electric cars

Taxis are the bane of all urban areas. Typically, they are poorly made, poorly maintained, and spew tons of carbon dioxide into the air every day […]

German automakers are suspected of monopolistic collusion

German automakers Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, BMW and Daimler are suspected to be involved in cartel collusion, which started back in the 90s of the XX century. […]

OPEC thinks the electric car revolution is upon us, too

A couple of weeks ago, we wrote about a new report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance, which suggested that the electric car revolution may happen far more quickly than […]