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EMISSIONS: COVID-19 outbreak: Auto industry likely to urge SC to extend BS 6 deadline in India

  • Date: 16-03-20
  • Category: EMISSIONS
  • Source: Times Now News

The auto industry has previously requested the Supreme Court of India to extend the deadline for BS 6 in the country as companies and dealerships are still struggling to sell of their stock. While previously, the request was ascribed to a variety of factors, such as the sales slowdown of 2019, liquidity crunch, etc. However, the country's top court had remained steadfast in its decision. Unfortunately, the situation has further worsened with the global coronavirus pandemic. And according to the

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EMISSIONS: By 2024, Paris passenger cars NOx emissions could drop by up to 87%

  • Date: 13-03-20
  • Category: EMISSIONS
  • Source: True Initiative

By 2024, Paris passenger cars NOX emissions could drop by up to 87% compared to 2016 levels, if the draft schedule for tightening the low-emission zone across the greater Paris region goes ahead according to a new report by ICCT for the TRUE Initiative, launched today, 13 March.

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EMISSIONS: GM urges China to delay new emissions regulations

  • Date: 09-03-20
  • Category: EMISSIONS
  • Source: Just Auto

General Motors is urging the Chinese government to delay the next scheduled tightening of vehicle emissions regulations in the country due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 coronavirus at the end of last year.

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EMISSIONS: New car CO2 emissions hit the highest average in Europe since 2014

  • Date: 03-03-20
  • Category: EMISSIONS
  • Source: Jato

The automotive industry faces a number of major challenges this year. In addition to the European car market recording timid growth in 2019, CO2 emissions have continued to increase. This despite new regulation designed to curtail this.

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EMISSIONS: PSA on track to escape CO2 fines, Tavares says

  • Date: 03-03-20
  • Category: EMISSIONS
  • Source: Auto News

PSA Group has met its EU CO2 emissions target so far this year, helped by strong sales of diesel cars and low emissions electrified vehicles.

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EMISSIONS: Two-Thirds of the World’s Most Polluted Cities Are in India

  • Date: 25-02-20
  • Category: EMISSIONS
  • Source: Bloomberg

Several Chinese cities, including Beijing, have dramatically improved their air quality in recent years, while Indian metropolises remain some of the world’s worst polluted, according to a new report.

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EMISSIONS: Singapore aims to phase out petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040

  • Date: 18-02-20
  • Category: EMISSIONS
  • Source: Reuters

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore aims to phase out petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040, making a bigger bet on electric cars as part of its efforts to cut greenhouse gases and fight climate change, the finance minister said on Tuesday.

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EMISSIONS: Beijing outlines plans to improve air quality more in 2020, use more new energy vehicles

  • Date: 13-02-20
  • Category: EMISSIONS
  • Source: Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - Beijing will cut smog levels further this year by putting more new energy vehicles (NEV) on its roads, reducing diesel-fuelled truck numbers and tightening its supervision of vehicle emissions and refined oil products, the city said on Thursday.

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