Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

News archive 2014

This page contains all the news items published by the Agency during 2014

19 November 2014
EU to support cross-border driving of electric vehicles in Central Europe
The EU's TEN-T Programme will invest over €3.5 million in studies and pilot deployment of 115 high power re-charging points on Central European roads, to enable long-distance driving of electric vehicles and promote sustainable transport modes.
18 November 2014
EU to back the deployment of electric freight transport in Slovakia
The EU's TEN-T Programme will invest over €850,000 in a network of energy hubs for small electric trucks in Slovakia.
14 November 2014
EU to support sustainable development of the Port of Civitavecchia
The EU's TEN-T Programme will co-fund two sustainable development initiatives totalling over €1 million in the Port of Civitavecchia in Italy: an innovative pilot energy production plant using sea waves, as well as a separate study on the development of rail and maritime transport connections to the port. The projects are expected to help reduce the port's energy dependency and pollution, as well as ease transport flows.
13 November 2014
Extended freight rail between southern Europe and Germany gets EU support
The EU's TEN-T Programme will back with over €1 million studies on improving and extending the freight rail network linking Portugal, Spain, France and Germany. The studies will contribute to increasing freight traffic on the railway line and boosting its overall competitiveness.
12 November 2014
Prior Information Notice: Teambuilding event for INEA in Antwerp, Belgium
INEA is tendering for the location of its teambuilding event.
12 November 2014
EU backs roll-out of natural gas stations for trucks in Belgium
The EU's TEN-T Programme will support with €520,000 the construction of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) refuelling station for trucks in Veurne (Belgium).The publicly accessible station, situated near a major motorway linking six European countries, is expected to help reduce the carbon emissions of freight transport in Europe.
11 November 2014
National Info Day CEF Transport Calls in Slovakia: 11 December
The xxxx will hold a info session on the 2014 Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Calls for Proposals in Bratislava on Thusrday, 11 December.
11 November 2014
TEN-T Corridors and CEF Info Day in Hungary: 17 November
The Hungarian Transport Adminstration is organizing a TEN-T Corridors and CEF Transport Calls Info Day in Budapest on Monday, 17 November
11 November 2014
EU to invest in studies on Timisoara airport development
The EU's TEN-T Programme will co-fund with €1 million studies for the construction of an intermodal terminal at Timisoara International Airport in Romania with the aim to promote the integration of freight transport within the air, rail and road TEN-T network.
10 November 2014
EU to invest in studies on improving Riga's road network
The EU's TEN-T Programme will co-fund with nearly €1.8 million road design studies on connecting parts of the city of Riga and its port to the main Latvian highway network. The new link is to facilitate cargo access to the Freeport of Riga while reducing traffic in the old town.

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