Car emissions spike, as countries plan ‘cash for clunkers’ redux

Euractiv | Jun 3, 2020 at 2:52 PM
  • Europe’s average CO2 emissions from new cars increased again in 2018.
  • Fleet emissions for new cars registered in the EU, UK and Iceland increased by 2.3g of CO2 per kilometre in 2018.
  • The package also includes incentives for consumers, including an EV subsidy and a scrappage scheme for petrol and diesel cars.