84th Geneva Motor Show ? Press day

Electric car sales double across EU

Campaigners say the increase in electric vehicles would not have been possible without the introduction of EU car CO2 limits, which were resisted by the industry in 2008.

A bulk carrier sails along the Volga-Don ship canal that links the rivers of Volga and Don, outside the Russia's southern city of Volgograd

New working time rules for inland waterways

The proposal will bring inland waterway rules in line with the general working time directive and will cover 31,000 crew members and shipboard personnel.

An electric vehicle is seen parked on a recharging bay in central London

Clean fuel infrastructure

Consumers will not buy expensive electric vehicles if they fear that the distances they can travel will be limited by an absence of recharging or refuelling facilities.