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    Tax for the old diesel. What about now?

    Some time ago we informed you about the plans of the tax authorities to tax the "polluting" old diesel with an extra surcharge of 15%. A private diesel is considered polluting if it emits more than 5 mg of particulate matter (without ex-factory particulate filter) per kilometre. This name applies to commercially used delivery vans Read more

  • old diesels

    Decreasing old diesels has no effect on air quality

    The number of diesel cars with a first admission date before 2001 has fallen sharply in our country. Currently, only 155.000 cars are registered in this category in the Netherlands. In Utrecht and Rotterdam, the decline in old diesels, partly due to the establishment of environmental zones, turned out to be the largest. This last observation is not surprising, Read more