Roundtable: Clean Transport in Europe

23 May 2018

10:45-12:15

Transport is at the heart of the European project and the backbone of the European economy. Citizens, industries and businesses expect a cost-effective transport system, which allows them to move both within and out side of the EU, thus creating wealth, growth and sustaining the competitiveness of the EU. Whilst the Transport sector plays its role in the EU economy, short, medium and long-term challenges have occurred and will have to be addressed: The urban air quality challenge, the 2050 EU climate targets, the technological challenges faced by various transport sectors to develop alternative energy options and finally the import dependency for raw materials.The costs of making a mistake are large: