UETR acknowledges progress made with the EP vote on revision of the weights and dimensions directive 

UETR acknowledges progress made with the vote of the Plenary Session of the European Parliament on the revision of the Directive 96/53/EC on the maximum weights and dimensions of heavy-duty vehicles.  The clarity of rules provided is positive and UETR stresses the importance of the EU to legally allow cross-border traffic of 44-tons combinations through a […]

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UETR at the EU Parliament to discuss actions for speedy deployment of adequate parking areas in Europe

An exchange with the European Commission, EU Parliament, local authorities and industry stakeholders on truck parking areas in Europe took place at the European Parliament on the 6th of March 2024 hosted by ESPORG and MEP Kosma Zlotowsky. UETR joined the panel discussion on how to ensure a full deployment of safe, comfortable, sustainable and […]

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Commission makes €1bn available for recharging and refuelling points under the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF)

The European Commission is today launching a call for proposals under the Connecting Europe Facility – Alternative Fuels Infrastructure Facility (AFIF). €1 billion is available to support the deployment of alternative fuels supply infrastructure for road, maritime, inland waterway and air transport along TEN-T, the trans-European transport network:  Road network: support for high-power electricity recharging stations and hydrogen […]

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