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Atmanirbhar Bharat and COVID-19: Fuel consumption standards aren’t a problem, they’re part of the solution

On Jul 13, 2020
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[NEW] staff blog on COVID-19 stimulus for the automobile market in #India. There’s talk of a 1-year delay in FY 2022–23 fuel consumption standards, but how well would that comport with climate goals and the vision for an #AtmanirbharBharat? https://t.co/YzuNKLXbJ8 https://t.co/wCyxVXPUz0
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Relaxing upcoming fuel consumption standards would make it more difficult for India to meet climate and energy independence goals.

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On Jul 13, 2020
@TheICCT shared
[NEW] staff blog on COVID-19 stimulus for the automobile market in #India. There’s talk of a 1-year delay in FY 2022–23 fuel consumption standards, but how well would that comport with climate goals and the vision for an #AtmanirbharBharat? https://t.co/YzuNKLXbJ8 https://t.co/wCyxVXPUz0
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Atmanirbhar Bharat and COVID-19: Fuel consumption standards aren’t a problem, they’re part of the solution

Atmanirbhar Bharat and COVID-19: Fuel consumption standards aren’t a problem, they’re part of the solution

Relaxing upcoming fuel consumption standards would make it more difficult for India to meet climate and energy independence goals.

Fuel economy of cars & vans

Fuel economy of cars & vans

Tracking the clean energy progress of fuel economy

Greenhouse gas emissions from diesel vehicles cancelled out cuts from renewable energy

Greenhouse gas emissions from diesel vehicles cancelled out cuts from renewable energy

Annual carbon dioxide emissions from burning diesel increased by 21.7m tonnes between 2011 and 2018

Fuel savings in US cars have ‘cut 17bn tonnes of CO2 since 1975’

Fuel savings in US cars have ‘cut 17bn tonnes of CO2 since 1975’

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Trump’s Flawed Rollback of Fuel Economy Rules

Trump’s Flawed Rollback of Fuel Economy Rules

Recent regulatory retreat over automobile fuel efficiency undermines both climate progress and U.S. competitiveness.

The EPA refuted its own bizarre justification for rolling back fuel efficiency standards

The EPA refuted its own bizarre justification for rolling back fuel efficiency standards

The agency claims it will save lives by making safe cars more affordable. Internal emails showed that the proposal would be more dangerous.

Global CO2 vehicle emission reduction measures falter

Global CO2 vehicle emission reduction measures falter

Vehicle fuel economy improvements have slowed globally, according to a new report by the Global Fuel Economy Initiative (GFEI), a partnership that helps governments and transport ...

Australians stuck driving clunkers as clean transport push falls behind comparable countries: analysis

Australians stuck driving clunkers as clean transport push falls behind comparable countries: analysis

The analysis, which compared Australia’s performance on clean transport with 10 comparable countries, found: Climate pollution from Australian transport has already risen 57 per cent since ...

Boom! Fossil Vehicle Sales Are Officially Now Decreasing In China, Europe, & USA — #CleanTechnica Report

Boom! Fossil Vehicle Sales Are Officially Now Decreasing In China, Europe, & USA — #CleanTechnica Report

Sales of fossil fuelled vehicles are now on the decline in the world's three largest auto markets, and being replaced by electric vehicles. Fossil car sales will only decrease from here on ...