Air quality in cities is getting worse according to a recent UN report which says pollution leads to the deaths of more children every year than malaria and HIV/AIDS…
Strikes over labour reforms have left fuel in short supply in France.
CGT: strikes to continue over labour law reforms More petrol stations run dry Picket action spreads to ports and power plants Government stands firm A fuel crisis in France seems to be getting wors
French police break up protest outside oil refinery Six out of eight refineries blockaded 2000 petrol stations running out of petrol Tourists stranded as petrol shortages bite French police began
Stressful for some, the drive to work is causing a bigger headache than usual for commuters in France.
Long queues in France at service stations due to fuel shortages after refinery output fell following stoppages over government labour law reforms.
Suzuki has joined Mitsubishi in admitting used the wrong fuel economy tests for some of its cars, but Japan's transport ministry said those two were the only carmakers to do that.
Managers have now admitted they have been using an improper fuel-efficiency testing method since 1991.
British Airways-owner IAG is forecasting a 40 percent profit rise this year as it benefits from lower fuel prices though it does face problems from the stronger dollar.
Airline profits will be boosted again next year by low oil prices and healthy demand for travel – that’s the confident prediction of the
Motor industry experts from EU member states gathered in Brussels have agreed that cars will undergo real driving emissions tests as well as
The UAE has become the first Gulf country to liberalise the price of fuel. As of August 1, petrol prices will increase by an average of 24%. The
A petrol tanker carrying nearly 9,000 gallons of fuel has crashed and caught fire on a motorway in New Jersey, USA. The driver managed to escape from
Burning barricades of tyres and debris in the Haitian capital signalled the start of a two-day strike to protest against the high price of
Monday brought bad news for diesel car owners in European capitals. London is now looking to follow in the footsteps of Paris which announced a ban
In this episode of Urban Visions we are in Rio de Janeiro, which like most big cities is facing the challenge of growing urbanisation. And getting
A small Portuguese company is launching a new, affordable device which it says will reduce your vehicle’s fuel consumption and benefit the
It’s a bright sunny day off the south-west coast of Ireland.
A team of local marine researchers have taken their boat out to check on their seaweed
Europe’s third-largest oil company was the second biggest winner on a downward Cac40 in Paris. Total’s share price was up 0.8 per cent. The
The environment is a key focus at this year’s Paris Air Show. In particular, with oil prices heading ever higher, more alternative fuels are being
Turning straw – or indeed any other agricultural residue – into fuel for your car is a neat trick, being perfected in Denmark.
A factory in