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 […]
UPS has pulled out of its multi-billion Euro bid to take over TNT Express, almost a year after it first entered into talks with the parcel firm. It hoped the merger would create a €45bn (£37.4bn) logistics giant, increasing the US firm’s presence in the European market. However on Friday (11 January), the European Commission (EC) told both parties that it planned to prohibit the merger. MT.co.uk looks at how the story developed over the year. The merger process began […]
Revisions could be made to the UK’s flagship HGV Road User Levy to make it compliant with EU rules, a source said this week.
European truck manufacturers have been hit with a record €2.9bn (£2.5bn) fine after they colluded for 14 years on truck pricing and on passing on the costs of compliance with emissions rules.