Country:Austria
Year:2001
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2001
Policy Type:Policy Support
Policy Target:
Agency:Federal Ministry of Transport
Description:Federal law has implemented EU directive 1999/94/EC on compulsory labelling for new passenger-car fuel consumption and dissemination per kilometre of CO2 emissions by February 2001. The label, classifying each type of new cars, and other transparent and comparable information on CO2 emissions are of major importance for public awareness of climate change and a prerequisite for consumers making their choice for "climate-friendly” cars.

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