Koekelberg accident: Police recorded driving in cycle lane

Koekelberg accident: Police recorded driving in cycle lane

A recording made by VTM NEWS has shown a police vehicle driving on a cycle path in Koekelberg, where a young woman fatally hit by a car on Sunday. VTM journalists made the recording of several cars – including a police vehicle – driving along a cycle path in Koekelberg. The journalists then decided to show these images to the mayor, Ahmed Laaouej, who denounced the act, telling them to give the video to the police. A 30-year-old woman from Brussels died in the accident on Avenue de Jette in…

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Ryanair joins Europe’s top-10 CO2 emitting companies

Ryanair joins Europe’s top-10 CO2 emitting companies

Ryanair has now become one of Europe’s 10 biggest CO2-emitters, the Transport & Environment (T&E) organisation reported on Tuesday, based on data from the European Commission. This is the first time that an airline has made the top 10, usually dominated by companies active in the coal sector, according to T&E, which campaigns for cleaner transport in Europe based on the principles of sustainable development. Ryanair is in 10th place, with its CO2 emissions amounting to 9.8 million tonnes in 2018, 7% more than in 2017. Its emissions dwarf those…

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