19 December 2011: Consultation on CO2 emissions
The European Commission organised a public consultation on reducing CO2 emissions from road transport in order to prepare the revision of Regulations EC No 443/2009 and 510/2011. You can find below the summary of the position's paper submitted as additional comments to the consultation. More...
5 OCTOBER 2011: CONsultation on the clean transport systems (CTS) initiative
Going-Electric's contribution to the EU Consultation on the Clean Transport Systems (CTS) Initiative
The European Commission organised a public consultation on the Clean Transport Systems (CTS) Initiative in view of the Communication on alternative transport fuels to be launched in the first quarter of 2012. Going-Electric contributed to the consultation by providing a position paper which outlines key suggestions of Going-Electric. More...
17 May 2011: Press Release - CARS 21 High-level group
Brussels, 17 May 2011 – The European CARS 21 High-Level group organised on Friday 13 May 2011 a public hearing bringing together a wide group of stakeholders into presenting recommendations for the CARS 21 Final Reports. Jacques de Selliers, Managing Director of Going-Electric, Association for Electric Vehicles (EVs) in Europe, gave a presentation during which he highlighted four key points for a competitive EU automotive industry and sustainable mobility, and submitted a Position Paper, which is summarised hereafter. More...
Summer 2010: Going-Electric meets MEPs
Going-Electric, jointly with two of its members, sent in June 2010 a request for a meeting to the Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) in the Transport, Environment and Industry commissions, proposing to exchange views on electric vehicles (EVs). We already met around this quarter about 30 MEPs. More...
July 2010: CEN-CENELEC Focus Group on Electro Mobility
Going-Electric is part of the CEN-CENELEC Focus Group defining standards for charging electric vehicles. Going-Electric targets to ensure that the mains need of EV users is met: being able to safely charge on domestic sockets. More...
Our political guidelines
Going-Electric advocates for policies and directives effectively promoting Electric Vehicle (EVs) in Europe and creating incentives for consumers and producers that will foster their widespread commercialisation.
EVs are a cheap and effective way of reducing GHG emissions while significantly improving urban noise, air quality and energy security. Europe must become a leader in order to remain competitive and maintain jobs in the automotive sector.
Going-Electric is registered in the EU Register of Interest Representatives under number 4856744583-30.