European urban mobility awards: Braga and Metropolia GZM rewarded for their green mobility actions
The Commission presented the European urban mobility awards for 2022.
European Green Deal: Agreement reached on cutting maritime transport emissions by promoting sustainable fuels for shipping
The Commission welcomes the political agreement reached between the Parliament and the Council that increases the maritime transport sector's contribution to reaching the EU-wide target of reducing net greenhouse gas emissions by at least 55% by 2030, and to achieving climate neutrality in 2050.
Reducing transport emissions: Commission adopts guidelines to improve vehicle inspections
The European Commission today published a recommendation to improve the periodical technical inspection of vehicles.
Alternative fuels infrastructure: €189 million in EU funding for projects supporting greener mobility
The Commission announced 26 projects from 12 Member States selected for funding to install alternative fuels infrastructure along the trans-European transport network (TEN-T).
Italy: InvestEU - €3.4 billion to modernise the Palermo-Catania railway line
The modernisation of 178 km of the Palermo-Catania line will reduce current travel times by a third, linking the two cities with a direct two-hour rail service, which will have a significant impact on economic, social, and sustainable development in Sicily.
Commission guides Member States on sustainable urban mobility planning
On 8 March, the Commission adopted a Recommendation designed to help Member States support their towns and cities in cutting transport emissions and improving urban mobility.
Sustainable Transport Forum – new membership appointments
Appointment of the Members of the group of experts on alternative transport fuels ('the Sustainable Transport Forum')
European Commission proposes updated requirements for driving licences and better cross-border enforcement of road traffic rules
Commission proposes updated requirements for driving licences and better cross-border enforcement of road traffic rules
Braga, Sofia and Zagreb among the finalists for European urban mobility awards
The finalists for the EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK award 2022 and the first-ever MOBILITYACTION award have been announced.
Road safety in the EU: fatalities below pre-pandemic levels but progress remains too slow
Road safety in the EU 2022: Around 20,600 people were killed in road crashes last year