As part of the European Commission's development of a strategy for reducing CO2 emissions from heavy-duty vehicles (HDV), the Directorate-General for Climate Action held a second and final stakeholder meeting on 3 July 2012 in Brussels.
As with the first stakeholder meeting, held on 22 February 2012, the aim was to gather input from stakeholders on the strategy, which is due to be adopted in 2013, in the context of the ongoing Impact Assessment. A large number of HDV manufacturers, component suppliers, transport operators, logistics companies and NGOs, as well as a number of representatives of Member States, attended the event.
Stakeholders were invited to provide their views on:
The Impact Assessment is expected to be completed by the end of 2012.