European Eco-Driving Contest with the participation of Günther Oettinger

Type: Report   Référence: I079949   Durée: 02:48  Lieu: Brussels - EC/Berlaymont
Günther Oettinger, Member of the EC in charge of Energy, drove a short track around central Brussels, starting at the Berlaymont building while trying out ‘OpenCarData’. Open Car Data is a Smartphone application which helps driving energy-efficiently and save money and fuel and is not yet available on the market. Günther Oettinger handed out a prize to the winner of the "European Eco-Driving Contest", which took place on 26 June 2013. EUSEW participants will have competed against each other to become the most energy-and cost-efficient drivers using the Smartphone application which monitors real-time fuel consumption in relation to the user’s driving style and translates this into the equivalent of Euros ‘saved’ or ‘lost’.

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00:00:00 Title 00:00:05
00:00:05 Exterior views of the Berlaymont building in Brussels (2 shots) 00:00:14
00:00:19 Pannel of the EU Sustainable Energy Week 00:00:07
00:00:26 Cutaway of an eco car 00:00:06
00:00:32 Arrival of Günther Oettinger, Member of the EC in charge of Energy (2 shots) 00:00:15
00:00:47 General view of the event 00:00:05
00:00:52 Soundbite by Günther Oettinger (in ENGLISH): We should know more about energy consumption, as a driver of a car to see what happens when you speed up to save energy. This is a huge challenge for the European Union and the citizens as well (2 shots) 00:00:30
00:01:22 Cutaway of the audience 00:00:05
00:01:28 Soundbite by Günther Oettinger (in ENGLISH): We have to reduce green house emissions by 20%. 00:00:08
00:01:35 Günther Oettinger driving the eco car 00:00:22
00:01:57 Classification of the contest 00:00:04
00:02:01 Günther Oettinger coming back from the driving test 00:00:14
00:02:15 Günther Oettinger announcing the winner of the contest (2 shots) 00:00:07
00:02:22 Jan Wilmor, Winner of the contest joining Günther Oettinger on stage 00:00:05
00:02:26 General view of the event 00:00:06
00:02:32 Günther Oettinger giving a prize to Jan Wilmor (2 shots) 00:00:10
00:02:42 Screen showing the application for the smart phone 00:00:06
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