New EU law to improve truck emission and fuel consumption transparency


 

A new law requiring truck manufacturers to measure and publish the CO2 emissions and fuel consumption of new lorries has been given the green light by MEPs. The new law, which is expected to come into force next year, could see the cost of new trucks slashed by increasing competition between manufacturers, encouraging greater innovation and giving fleet operators greater information on which to base their purchasing decisions. Under the legislation, manufacturers will have to make public the aerodynamic performance […]