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Dutch advisory councils: “Urgent need to put a price on transport CO2 emissions"

VROM-raad, Raad VenW 28 January 2008 - Current policies for the transport sector are utterly inadequate for securing long-term European climate objectives. To achieve these targets the ever-upward trend in the CO2 emissions of both passenger and freight transport must be breached. Without appropriate action the transport sector will take up the entire European CO2 emissions ‘space’ by the year 2050. Robust measures in this fast-…