# European Union

View of the exhaust pipes of a diesel car, taken on 14.06.2012 in Leipzig. The fumes from diesel cars contain a lot of unhealthy nitric oxide. (to dpa "Diesel plays in the fleet of the state government still leading role" from 19.09.2017) Photo: Hendrik Schmidt / dpa /archive
View of the exhaust pipes of a diesel ca […]

EU Commission wants 30-per-cent cut to car Emissions by 2030

The EU Commission wants carbon dioxide emissions from cars to be reduced by 30 per cent by 2030.
Demonstrators call for the implementation of the World Climate Agreement on 04.11.2017 in Bonn (North Rhine-Westphalia) with a model of the globe with the inscription "Save the climate". The demonstration will take place in the run-up to the World Climate Change Conference, which starts on November 6, 2017 in Bonn.
Demonstrators call for the implementatio […]

World gathers in Bonn to debate progress on Paris Agreement

With the US set to withdraw, and greenhouse gas emissions rising, the Climate Change Conference is running out of time.