10) Humberto Delgado Rosa – Director for adaptation to climate change and low carbon technology, DG Climate Action, European Commission Who we here you say? Delgado Rosa is one of the most influential European policy wonks you will never have heard of. When asking the question: ‘Where next for heavy truck emissions standards post Euro-6’? Everyone agrees it will be carbon rather than NOx and particulate emissions and the way this is implemented will be driven as much by the […]
The European Commission (EC) said the aborted UPS and TNT merger would have increased prices and would not have been challenged enough by other carriers. The regulator officially blocked the merger from taking place on 30 January, claiming it would have restricted competition for express delivery between European countries in 15 nations. It also said that the acquisition would have reduced the number of “significant players” to two in some countries, which it claimed would have “likely harmed customers by […]
The DfT has denied that it is looking to replace the HGV Road User Levy with a distance-based road user charge for HGVs.