Liquefied natural gas could be the magic words for future transportation. LNG is not yet widely used in Germany and the EU, but it's much cleaner than diesel. We visit Germany's LNG pioneers.
Berlin is notorious for dirty air in Germany. The local government wants to introduce speed limits on major roads to tackle the problem, while environmental groups continue to call for a diesel ban across Germany.
German coal companies recently filed a lawsuit against the European Commission to overturn stricter emission rules. Now, environmental organizations have applied to join the case to defend air pollution standards.
Nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions were at the center of the Dieselgate scandal that swamped Volkswagen two years ago, but the carmaker's head of development says that problem is solved with its latest engines.
Canada has given Malaysia's oil giant Petronas the green light to build a liquefied natural gas pipeline along its Pacific Northwest coast, imposing tough environmental protection requirements amid massive protests.
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