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RAC comment on the Scottish Government's low emission zones consultation

RAC comment on the Scottish Government's low emission zones consultation

News   •   Sep 06, 2017 14:54 BST

Proposals released today could ban all but Euro 6 diesel vehicles and Euro 4 petrol vehicles from Scotland's biggest cities by as early as next year

RAC comments on plans to fine parents for doing the the school drop-off

RAC comments on plans to fine parents for doing the the school drop-off

News   •   Sep 06, 2017 14:20 BST

As school children return to school this week hard-pressed parents are facing the prospect of no-drop zones and the potential of heavy fines for driving their kids to the school gate.

RAC comment on Scottish Government's target to phase out petrol and diesel vehicles
RAC responds to the Government's clean air plan published today
RAC responds to NICE no-idling recommendation

RAC responds to NICE no-idling recommendation

News   •   Jun 30, 2017 00:01 BST

The RAC's Nick Lyes reacts to this morning's news from NICE

RAC comments on new draft Transport Strategy for London

RAC comments on new draft Transport Strategy for London

News   •   Jun 21, 2017 12:03 BST

The RAC reacts to new proposals published today

The RAC's view on tackling the country's air quality problem

The RAC's view on tackling the country's air quality problem

News   •   Jun 15, 2017 00:01 BST

On the first national Clean Air Day, the RAC summarises its recommendations for tackling the problem of poor air quality

RAC comments on new vehicle emissions rules expected to be introduced in London

RAC comments on new vehicle emissions rules expected to be introduced in London

News   •   Apr 03, 2017 12:41 BST

The RAC's Nick Lyes provides comment

RAC reacts to London Mayor Sadiq Khan's announcement that the capital's T-charge will start in October

RAC reacts to London Mayor Sadiq Khan's announcement that the capital's T-charge will start in October

News   •   Feb 21, 2017 12:05 GMT

We welcome the introduction of the T-charge to clean up London's air pollution. However, we are concerned that it coming into force in October doesn't give owners of vehicles affected by the charge much time to acquire newer ones.

RAC comments on Westminster diesel car parking surcharge

RAC comments on Westminster diesel car parking surcharge

News   •   Jan 30, 2017 15:04 GMT

RAC responds to Westminster plan to trial 50% higher parking charges for diesel vehicles

UPDATE: Advice to motorists driving in France as Crit'Air vignette system comes in

UPDATE: Advice to motorists driving in France as Crit'Air vignette system comes in

News   •   Jan 25, 2017 13:02 GMT

The RAC provides motorists with updated information on how the French authorities are enforcing use of the new Crit'Air vignettes

RAC comments on draft air quality guidance from NICE

RAC comments on draft air quality guidance from NICE

News   •   Dec 01, 2016 00:01 GMT

The RAC's roads policy spokesman gives the RAC's views on new draft guidance for councils published today

RAC reacts to draft Clean Air Zones consultation

RAC reacts to draft Clean Air Zones consultation

News   •   Oct 17, 2016 12:39 BST

The RAC provides initial reaction to the launch of the Government's Clean Air Zones consultation for England

RAC reacts to suggestion diesel drivers may face higher taxes

RAC reacts to suggestion diesel drivers may face higher taxes

News   •   Jun 07, 2016 21:34 BST

The RAC's Simon Williams comments on suggestions that diesel drivers may face higher government taxes

RAC responds to Mayor of London's plans for tackling air pollution

RAC responds to Mayor of London's plans for tackling air pollution

News   •   May 13, 2016 15:28 BST

Nicholas Lyes, roads policy spokesman responds to the proposals outlined today

RAC responds to the election of Sadiq Khan as Mayor of London

RAC responds to the election of Sadiq Khan as Mayor of London

News   •   May 11, 2016 13:57 BST

The RAC reacts to the appointment of Sadiq Khan as London's new mayor

RAC reacts to air quality report from Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee

RAC reacts to air quality report from Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee

News   •   Apr 27, 2016 11:50 BST

The RAC's Nick Lyes comments on the findings of a new air quality report from a Government select committee

RAC comments on Policy Exchange diesel proposals

RAC comments on Policy Exchange diesel proposals

News   •   Mar 11, 2016 13:17 GMT

The RAC's Nick Lyes comments on proposals from think tank Policy Exchange on tackling air pollution

RAC reacts to Environmental Audit Committee response to Defra air quality consultation

RAC reacts to Environmental Audit Committee response to Defra air quality consultation

News   •   Nov 20, 2015 15:30 GMT

The RAC's Chief Engineer, David Bizley, responds to the EAC's views on Defra's air quality consultation

​RAC says main emissions lab test needs to be supported by road ‘conformity’ test

​RAC says main emissions lab test needs to be supported by road ‘conformity’ test

News   •   Sep 28, 2015 16:24 BST

RAC chief engineer David Bizley says new worldwide laboratory emissions test – due to be implemented in Europe in 2017 – should be supported by road ‘conformity’ test to make sure production vehicles meet standards.