EU parliament to vote on new emissions test rules

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EU parliament to vote on new emissions test rules


The European Parliament on February 3 is scheduled to vote on a new system for testing whether cars breach limits on dangerous nitrogen oxides (NOx). The plan is in response to the recent scandal involving German carmaker Volkswagen, which admitted to manipulating emissions test data.

As reported by the Financial Times, many in the auto industry, as well as the European Commission and national governments, are urging MEPs to support the plan. But key legislators have warned that the blueprint...


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