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David Watts said: “To put that into context, as the Government’s promises became commitments in 2020, during the first quarter of the year we took more EV orders than we’d taken for the whole of 2019” External link

fleetnews Thursday, July 9, 2020 1:00:00 PM CEST

Marcel Meijer said: “We are happy to be a part of Realdania’s DK2020 project because it means that we now have a new climate plan analysing the local challenges and not least the solutions we need to achieve a carbon-free island,” External link

smartcitiesworld Wednesday, July 8, 2020 9:49:00 AM CEST

Eric Lauritzen said: “Sønderborg’s ProjectZero has been focusing on climate since 2007 and it has taught us that the climate ambitions of the city council are best solved in private-public partnerships together with residents and businesses,” External link

smartcitiesworld Wednesday, July 8, 2020 9:49:00 AM CEST

Julie Anne Genter said: “They haven’t put forward a credible alternative solution. If we hold off reducing transport emissions that just creates pressure to plant even more trees to soak up emissions, or to make cuts in other sectors like agriculture,” External link

Stuff Wednesday, July 8, 2020 8:29:00 AM CEST

Julie Anne Genter said: "New Zealand is one of only three countries in the world that doesn't have fuel efficiency standards. That means that we get offered less efficient versions of the same car that is sold in the UK for example. It's just more profitable to sell a less efficient car," External link

Stuff Wednesday, July 8, 2020 8:29:00 AM CEST

Mick Gentleman said: “The ACT’s green power credentials and status as a technology hub makes it an ideal location for this innovative project,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, July 8, 2020 5:26:00 AM CEST

Mick Gentleman said: "The ACT's green power credentials and status as a technology hub makes it an ideal location for this innovative project," External link

cmd Wednesday, July 8, 2020 2:19:00 AM CEST

Mike Joy said: "What's happening is they allow the pollution of our waterways and then think that we're going to be happy that they've given money to clean it up," "It's just so pointless to try cleaning up something if you don't shut off the source of the problem. It's like buying more tea towels to soak up a pot that's boiling over on the stove instead of turning the gas down" External link

scoop-co-nz Tuesday, July 7, 2020 12:47:00 AM CEST

Ram Chandrasekaran says: “We are betting on [the] capitalistic powerhouse that is the US market to push EV adoption at a much quicker rate in the 2030s,” External link

energycentral Monday, July 6, 2020 6:58:00 PM CEST

Harmen Dekker said: “This paper sheds light on the significant potential of biomethane to reduce emissions in the transport sector, which is currently underestimated,” External link

gasworld Thursday, July 2, 2020 11:33:00 AM CEST

Tae Kim said: “We are very pleased to launch this project with India, and excited that it is being so well received by our partner, NITI Aayog,” “This is a very important and promising undertaking that will provide practical support for the Indian government for making the right choices on the way to a low-CO 2 transport system. Our collaboration on the Decarbonising Transport in India project is also an opportunity to further strengthen the relationship between India and the ITF” External link

intelligenttransport Thursday, July 2, 2020 11:09:00 AM CEST

Amitabh Kant said: “The DTEE project would help India translate its climate ambitions into actions,” External link

intelligenttransport Thursday, July 2, 2020 11:09:00 AM CEST

Michael Baker says: “The programme was written in 2019 but the ideas are very relevant to our current response to Covid-19 where the risks of infection and poor outcomes are strongly influenced by the presence of chronic conditions and poverty,” “A major goal of the programme is to better understand the two-way relationship between acute and long-term conditions to improve health and equity in New Zealand” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, June 30, 2020 2:50:00 AM CEST

Grant Shapps said: “This group will be charged with making net-zero emissions possible for future flights. Within a generation, our goal will be to demonstrate flight across the Atlantic without harming the environment,” External link

newsnow-co-uk Monday, June 22, 2020 5:51:00 PM CEST

Grant Shapps said: “public transport and active travel will be the natural first choice for our daily activities” External link

qnewshub Saturday, June 20, 2020 6:34:00 PM CEST

Grant Shapps writes: “Climate change is the most pressing environmental challenge of our time,” External link

qnewshub Saturday, June 20, 2020 6:34:00 PM CEST

Brian Mawhinney admitted: “roads do, to some degree, increase traffic” External link

qnewshub Saturday, June 20, 2020 6:34:00 PM CEST

Ajay Mathur said: “without putting out enough carbon to break the world,” External link

energyindemand Saturday, June 20, 2020 11:34:00 AM CEST

Andrew Light said: “a critically important part of the emerging trend in global emissions,” External link

energyindemand Saturday, June 20, 2020 11:34:00 AM CEST

Ajay Mathur said: “We are now at the stage where much, much to our surprise, we may reach both of these goals well before 2030, possibly in early 2020s,” “The question can also be asked: Should India’s targets have been more? But in 2015, nobody would have committed to that” External link

energyindemand Saturday, June 20, 2020 11:34:00 AM CEST

Chandra Bhushan said: “The rich would like to remain as they are,” “I very strongly believe the poor will leapfrog the technology because it is affordable” External link

energyindemand Saturday, June 20, 2020 11:34:00 AM CEST

Nitin Gadkari said: “We are spending too much of our budget on importing crude oil,” External link

energyindemand Saturday, June 20, 2020 11:34:00 AM CEST

Chandra Bhushan said: “If we get to 450 gigawatts by 2030, it changes India’s infrastructure,” External link

energyindemand Saturday, June 20, 2020 11:34:00 AM CEST

Marco Springmann says: “But if everybody were to make the argument that ‘our pastures are the best and should be used for grazing’, then there would be no way to limit global warming,” External link

guardian Friday, June 19, 2020 1:14:00 PM CEST

Joseph Poore says: “We are abandoning millions of acres a year of oilseed land around the world, including rapeseed and sunflower fields in the former Soviet regions, and traditional olive plantations” External link

guardian Friday, June 19, 2020 1:14:00 PM CEST

Jon Burke said: “as part of our work to radically humanise our streets for the benefits of residents and the broader environment” External link

newsnow-co-uk Thursday, June 18, 2020 2:28:00 AM CEST

Elke van den Brandt said: "Ending the lockdown poses great challenges, and radical decisions are necessary," External link

deutschewelle-en Wednesday, June 17, 2020 2:01:00 PM CEST

Liam McArthur added: "There needs to be a green recovery to the coronavirus crisis. We've got record low borrowing rates and a rock bottom oil price. To get the economy firing on all cylinders we can make a record investment in green infrastructure, taking advantage of our experienced engineers and groundbreaking science. " External link

heraldscotland Tuesday, June 16, 2020 7:34:00 PM CEST

Liam McArthur said: "Today's news of another missed annual target shows the importance of government taking world-leading action to match its world-leading rhetoric. Too often it hasn't. " External link

heraldscotland Tuesday, June 16, 2020 1:44:00 PM CEST

Inger Andersen writes: "As the engines of growth begin to rev up again, we need to see how prudent management of nature can be part of this ’different economy’ that must emerge, one where finance and actions fuel green jobs, green growth and a different way of life, because the health of people and the health of planet are one and the same, and both can thrive in equal measure" External link

europeanbusinessreview Tuesday, June 16, 2020 12:32:00 PM CEST

Mikael Antonsson said: “Enabling clean road cargo transport in the Nordics by replacing diesel with low emission fuel solutions such as liquefied gas is becoming more important,” External link

gasworld Tuesday, June 16, 2020 11:48:00 AM CEST

Susanna Pflüger said: “The EU has set a goal to reduce transport emissions by 60% up to 2050 compared to 1990 levels. All technologies will need to play a role in the transition to carbon-neutrality, especially in the transport sector,” External link

gasworld Monday, June 15, 2020 12:38:00 PM CEST

Andrea Gerini said: “This brochure illustrates that with gas in transport, we can achieve the goal of the European Green Deal in a very reliable and cost-effective way already today,” External link

gasworld Monday, June 15, 2020 12:38:00 PM CEST

Kirk Hope agreed: "My view is that it won't be an all or nothing proposition," "Not everyone will return to CBDs. Many people will return, but the shape of their week might be different" External link

Stuff Monday, June 15, 2020 2:15:00 AM CEST

Brad Olsen said: "I do suspect that a lot of this conversation is focused more around office workers, who are a big part of the economy but they're not the only part," External link

Stuff Monday, June 15, 2020 2:15:00 AM CEST

Brad Olsen said: "If you have generally more flexible working conditions, then you could at least eliminate some of the congestion you see at peak travel hours," External link

Stuff Monday, June 15, 2020 2:15:00 AM CEST

Corinne Le Quere said: “Road transport is the most responsive sector,” “Emissions from transport were always going to go back up, but government responses have not been as fast as I would have liked [to make changes to people’s driving habits]. It would be terrible if we carry on going back to normal. It would be a disaster” External link

energyindemand Friday, June 12, 2020 7:38:00 PM CEST

Mike Childs said: “By saying that people should jump back into cars, the government are contributing to increased pollution,” “Road use was the big problem, and cycling and walking provision has always been part of the solution – just more so now, as we emerge” External link

energyindemand Friday, June 12, 2020 7:38:00 PM CEST

Bob Ward said: “What we may now see are emissions that exceed pre-pandemic levels, if for instance more people start using private instead of public transport due to health concerns,” External link

energyindemand Friday, June 12, 2020 7:38:00 PM CEST

Corinne Le Quere said: “Road transport is the most responsive sector,” “Emissions from transport were always going to go back up, but government responses have not been as fast as I would have liked [to make changes to people’s driving habits]. It would be terrible if we carry on going back to normal. It would be a disaster” External link

europeanbusinessreview Friday, June 12, 2020 11:53:00 AM CEST

Mike Childs said: “By saying that people should jump back into cars, the government are contributing to increased pollution,” “Road use was the big problem, and cycling and walking provision has always been part of the solution – just more so now, as we emerge” External link

europeanbusinessreview Friday, June 12, 2020 11:53:00 AM CEST

Bob Ward said: “What we may now see are emissions that exceed pre-pandemic levels, if for instance more people start using private instead of public transport due to health concerns,” External link

europeanbusinessreview Friday, June 12, 2020 11:53:00 AM CEST

Corinne Le Quere said: “Road transport is the most responsive sector,” “Emissions from transport were always going to go back up, but government responses have not been as fast as I would have liked [to make changes to people’s driving habits]. It would be terrible if we carry on going back to normal. It would be a disaster” External link

euractiv-en Friday, June 12, 2020 8:56:00 AM CEST

Mike Childs said: “By saying that people should jump back into cars, the government are contributing to increased pollution,” “Road use was the big problem, and cycling and walking provision has always been part of the solution – just more so now, as we emerge” External link

euractiv-en Friday, June 12, 2020 8:56:00 AM CEST

Bob Ward said: “What we may now see are emissions that exceed pre-pandemic levels, if for instance more people start using private instead of public transport due to health concerns,” External link

euractiv-en Friday, June 12, 2020 8:56:00 AM CEST

Corinne Le Quere said: “Road transport is the most responsive sector,” “Emissions from transport were always going to go back up, but government responses have not been as fast as I would have liked [to make changes to people’s driving habits]. It would be terrible if we carry on going back to normal. It would be a disaster” External link

guardian Thursday, June 11, 2020 9:00:00 PM CEST

Mike Childs said: “By saying that people should jump back into cars, the government are contributing to increased pollution,” “Road use was the big problem, and cycling and walking provision has always been part of the solution – just more so now, as we emerge” External link

guardian Thursday, June 11, 2020 9:00:00 PM CEST

Bob Ward said: “What we may now see are emissions that exceed pre-pandemic levels, if for instance more people start using private instead of public transport due to health concerns,” External link

guardian Thursday, June 11, 2020 9:00:00 PM CEST

Corinne Le Quere said: “Road transport is the most responsive sector,” “Emissions from transport were always going to go back up, but government responses have not been as fast as I would have liked [to make changes to people’s driving habits]. It would be terrible if we carry on going back to normal. It would be a disaster” External link

guardian Thursday, June 11, 2020 7:58:00 PM CEST

Mike Childs said: “By saying that people should jump back into cars, the government are contributing to increased pollution,” “Road use was the big problem, and cycling and walking provision has always been part of the solution – just more so now, as we emerge” External link

guardian Thursday, June 11, 2020 7:58:00 PM CEST

Bob Ward said: “What we may now see are emissions that exceed pre-pandemic levels, if for instance more people start using private instead of public transport due to health concerns,” External link

guardian Thursday, June 11, 2020 7:58:00 PM CEST

David Victor said: “The trillions devoted to stimulus, so far, have been about stabilizing economies and workers,” “With a fresh focus that looks further into the future, the next waves of spending must also help to protect the climate” External link

yubanet Wednesday, June 10, 2020 11:49:00 PM CEST

David Victor said: “On our current path, emissions are likely to tick upwards, as they have after each recession since the first oil shock of the early 1970s,” “The historic drop in recent months was too hard won to be so easily lost” External link

yubanet Wednesday, June 10, 2020 11:49:00 PM CEST

Layla Moran said: “It can’t be right that polluting vehicles are still being used to ferry around ministers and senior civil servants to their meetings,” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 9, 2020 3:55:00 PM CEST

Eric Rondolat said: “Plastic waste has a very negative impact on our planet and its biodiversity and we decided that we must take a leading role and start using plastic-free alternatives. It is the right thing to do and meets the increasing expectations of our customers,” External link

thestatesman Tuesday, June 9, 2020 9:50:00 AM CEST

Eric Rondolat added: “When we replaced our packaging in the Pacific region, customers said that it was more appealing and environmentally friendly. I call upon other companies to join us in making the switch and will gladly share our lessons learned,” “Phasing out plastics is a further way we are driving sustainability in our business and another milestone alongside our Brighter Lives, Better World sustainability program. We are on track to achieve carbon neutrality globally this year and already achieved carbon neutrality in 15 of our 19 markets. We were recognized in 2019 by being named Industry Leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for the third year in a row” External link

thestatesman Tuesday, June 9, 2020 9:50:00 AM CEST

Colin Robertson says: “There is strong public support for locking in these benefits through and beyond the post-coronavirus recovery to keep a healthier environment and continue the fight against climate change,” External link

fuelcellsworks Wednesday, June 3, 2020 4:58:00 AM CEST

Hans Bruyninckx said: "The EEA data show that cutting greenhouse gas emissions does not need to harm the economy. To the contrary, Europe’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic calls for ambitious and sustainable investments that can rebuild our economy and contribute to a fair transition towards a climate-neutral Europe by 2050, thus creating the competitive jobs for the future. Strong mitigation to avoid the worst effects of climate change remains an absolute priority" External link

eea Saturday, May 30, 2020 5:10:00 AM CEST

Aaron Kiely said: “A 2.1% emissions drop isn’t nearly enough to avert massive climate breakdown, and we absolutely cannot lose sight of the urgency of this task,” External link

guardian Friday, May 29, 2020 4:58:00 PM CEST

Hans Bruyninckx said: “The EEA data show that cutting greenhouse gas emissions does not need to harm the economy. To the contrary, Europe’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic calls for ambitious and sustainable investments that can rebuild our economy and contribute to a fair transition towards a climate-neutral Europe by 2050, thus creating the competitive jobs for the future. Strong mitigation to avoid the worst effects of climate change remains an absolute priority” External link

energyindemand Friday, May 29, 2020 1:58:00 PM CEST

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