Diesel: Berlin Orders the Recall of 774,000 Mercedes in Europe

The German Ministry of Transport has ordered the immediate recall of 774,000 Mercedes vehicles equipped with software capable of distorting emissions levels. The German Ministry of Transport ordered on Monday 12th June, the immediate recall across Europe of 774,000 Mercedes vehicles , equipped with software capable of skewing emissions levels. “The government is ordering an immediate official recall due …

Diesel Test. Ségolène Royal Criticizes the European Parliament Vote

Since the vote of the European Commission, the new diesel vehicles can exceed 110% of nitrogen dioxide emission limits allowed until 2020. The French Minister of Ecology, Segolene Royal, denounced in an interview published Thursday by Le Parisien the vote of the European Parliament, which approved Wednesday an easing of polluting gases emission tests for …

Paris – Solar Capital

The Mayor of Paris, Monsier Bertrand Delanoe has announced his wish for Paris to become the world capital of solar energy. The intention is that by 2020 the city will cut its greenhouse gas emissions by 30 % of the 2004 levels, by combining municipal and private initiatives. More than 14,000 m² of photovoltaic panels …