Map 1: The TEN-T Core Network Corridors - focus on Bulgaria
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Transport and Tourism in Bulgaria

Original publication: September 2017 Author: Beata TUSZYŃSKA, Seconded National Expert Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2zbS1c2 Available languages: This overview of the transport and tourism sectorsin Bulgaria was prepared to provide information for the mission of the Transport and Tourism Committee to the country between 18 and 20 September 2017 Read more…

Figure 11 Car labels in place in France, Austria and Italy
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Decarbonisation of EU transport

Original publication: September 2017 Authors: CE Delft: Anco Hoen, Anouk van Grinsven, Bettina Kampman, Jasper Faber, Huib van Essen TEPR: Ian Skinner Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2AjTLBF Available languages: Background To meet medium and long-term climate targets requires robust decarbonisation of the transport system. The overarching long-term EU target Read more…

Photo 1: ETT vehicle (including timber truck, dolly, link, semi-trailer) 30 meters long, GVW 90 tons, 66-ton load capacity.
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Transport and Tourism in Sweden

Original publication: July 2017 Author: Christina Ratcliff, Research Administrator Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2o4M7pB Available languages: This overview of the transport and tourism sectors in Sweden was prepared to provide information for the mission of the Transport and Tourism Committee to the country in 2017 (17-19 July). Introduction Sweden Read more…

Figure 74: China: example of hard sleeper “dormitory” accommodation
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Passenger night trains in Europe: the end of the line?

Original publication: May 2017 Authors: Steer Davies Gleave: Gordon Bird, Jim Collins, Niccolò Da Settimo, Dick Dunmore, Simon Ellis, Mohammad Khan, Michelle Kwok, Tom Leach, Alberto Preti, Davide Ranghetti, Christoph Vollath Politecnico di Milano for Steer Davies Gleave: Paolo Beria, Antonio Laurino, Dario Nistri Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2F32RRV Read more…

Transport and Tourism in the Baltic States
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Transport and Tourism in the Baltic States

Original publication: April 2017 Author: Beata TUSZYŃSKA, Seconded National Expert, with the cooperation of Dylan TYNAN, Trainee Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2tdzkUi Available languages: This overview of the transport and tourism sectors in the Baltic States was prepared to provide information for the mission of the Transport and Tourism Read more…

Metropolitan Toulouse
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Transport in Metropolitan Toulouse

Original publication: February 2017 Author: Marc Thomas, Research Administrator Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2I37jAT Available languages: OVERVIEW Metropolitan Toulouse has a population of around 1 200 000 (in 179 municipalities over an area exceeding 2 000km²). The rapid population growth (+ 14 % between 2004 and 2013, that is Read more…

Hinterlands of the main French and European ports in 2011
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The Port of Marseille

Original publication:  February 2017 Author: Marc Thomas., Research Administrator Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2tlFkak Available languages: OVERVIEW In 2015, the port of Marseille-Fos (known in French as Grand Port Maritime de Marseille, GPM) was France’s leading port by cargo volume (and the second largest port in the Mediterranean after Read more…

Figure 5: SOx Emission Control Areas
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The EU Maritime Transport System: Focus on Ferries

Original publication: November 2016 Authors: TRT Trasporti e Territorio: Marco Brambilla, Angelo Martino Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2Drs6gj Available languages: This study analyses the specificities of the ferry industry in the light of European Union (EU) environmental, safety and services provisions in force. Future developments are discussed by addressing key issues Read more…