Monitoring and reporting the CO2 emissions of heavy-duty vehicles

 

SUMMARY OF:

Regulation (EU) 2018/956 — monitoring and reporting CO2 emissions from, and fuel consumption of, new heavy-duty vehicles

WHAT IS THE AIM OF THE REGULATION?

It aims to:

KEY POINTS

Scope

The regulation applies to heavy-duty vehicles, which include lorries, buses and coaches.

Monitoring and reporting

Central register

On-road verification tests

Fines

FROM WHEN DOES THE REGULATION APPLY?

It has applied since 29 July 2018.

BACKGROUND

MAIN DOCUMENT

Regulation (EU) 2018/956 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 28 June 2018 on the monitoring and reporting of CO2 emissions from and fuel consumption of new heavy-duty vehicles (OJ L 173, 9.7.2018, pp. 1-15)

RELATED DOCUMENTS

Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/2400 of 12 December 2017 implementing Regulation (EC) No 595/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the determination of the CO2 emissions and fuel consumption of heavy-duty vehicles and amending Directive 2007/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council and Commission Regulation (EU) No 582/2011 (OJ L 349, 29.12.2017, pp. 1-247)

Regulation (EC) No 595/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 June 2009 on type-approval of motor vehicles and engines with respect to emissions from heavy duty vehicles (Euro VI) and on access to vehicle repair and maintenance information and amending Regulation (EC) No 715/2007 and Directive 2007/46/EC and repealing Directives 80/1269/EEC, 2005/55/EC and 2005/78/EC (OJ L 188, 18.7.2009, pp. 1-13)

Successive amendments to Regulation (EC) No 595/2009 have been incorporated into the original document. This consolidated version is of documentary value only.

last update 21.12.2018