Edited Package from the Fleet Fuel Efficiency Symposium on January 25



Edited package
On 25th January 2012, Goodyear Dunlop hosted Europe's leading commercial fleets, industry leaders and transportation policy makers in Brussels for a one-day symposium.

The symposium was opened by Siim Kallas, Vice-President of the European Commission in charge of Transport. In his speech, Mr. Kallas welcomed the "Driving Fleet Fuel Efficiency" initiative presented today. Road freight is a key element of the economic system and its sustainable development is essential for the long term competitiveness of Europe. He also underlined that increased energy efficiency should be a bridge to alternative fuels. To meet the policy objectives of the EU's "Roadmap to a Single European Transport Area", the EU needs a clear and coherent vision helping to accelerate the use of alternative transport fuels.
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  • Jens Völmicke
    Director Corporate Communications EMEA
    +352 8199 2010