Low-carbon transport plan will boost car traffic

July 2009
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Jul2009, Issue 414, p41
The article examines plans by the Department of Transport (DfT) to reduce Great Britain's carbon dioxide emissions from domestic transport by 14% by 2022, compared with the current levels. The plan would involved the reduction of 17.7 million tons of carbon dioxide annually by limiting the emissions of new cars and vans and the promotion of biofuels. The initiatives would involve the strict implementation of directives from the European Union (EU).


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