Car industry lobbying on CO2 limits
Fabian Huebner made this access to documents request to Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
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Dear Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs,
Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting documents which contain the following information:
- a list of the meetings between DG GROW and car industry lobbyists concerning the Revision of Regulation (EU) No 443/2009 and Regulation (EU) No 510/2011 setting CO2 emission performance standards for light duty vehicles (CO2 standards for light duty vehicles) (http://ec.europa.eu/clima/consultations/...). Our requests covers for instance the European Automobile Manufacturer Association (ACEA) and/or its Member organisations and/or its associated associations, including BMW Group, DAF Trucks, Daimler, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Ford of Europe, Opel Group, Hyundai Motor Europe, Iveco, Jaguar, Land Rover, PSA Peugeot Citroën, Renault, Toyota Motor Europe, Volkswagen Group, AB Volvo, Volvo Car Corporation, FFOE,FEBIAC,ACM,OEB, AIA,CCFA, VDA, AHAI, SIMI, ANFIA, Auto Asociacijas, LAA, RAI, PZPM, ACAP, ACAROM, ZAP SR, BIL Sweden, ANFAC, OSD, Auto-Suisse, SMMT, etc.
- all minutes of the above meetings
- any correspondence between the above mentioned actors on the Revision of the Regulation on CO2 standards for light duty vehicles
Please consider the request applicable for the period starting January 2016 and onwards.
My address is:
Corporate Europe Observatory
Please ensure that all documents are sent as soon as they are found, rather than waiting for the entirety of the request to be met e.g. send through the list of meetings before all minutes are gathered.
Dear Mr Huebner,
Thank you for your e-mail dated 09/02/2017. We hereby acknowledge receipt
of your application for access to documents, which was registered on
15/02/2017 under reference number GestDem 2017/0932.
In accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 regarding public access to
European Parliament, Council and Commission documents, your application
will be handled within 15 working days. The time limit will expire on
08/03/2017. In case this time limit needs to be extended, you will be
informed in due course.
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Access to Documents team
DG for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
A1/ Communication, Access to Documents and Document Management
Dear Mr Huebner,
We refer to your e-mail dated 09/02/2017 in which you make a request for
access to documents, registered on 15/02/2017 under the above mentioned
Your application is currently being handled. However, we will not be in a
position to complete the handling of your application within the time
limit of 15 working days, which expires today. The reply to your
application is ready and should be sent to you in the coming days.
Therefore, we have to extend the time limit with 15 working days in
accordance with Article 7(3) of Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 regarding
public access to documents. The new time limit expires on 29/03/2017.
We apologise for this delay and for any inconvenience this may cause.
DG GROW - Access to documents team
A1 – Access to documents team
Dear Mr Huebner,
referring to your messgae below, please find enclosed a reply letter, a
list of meetings, and two meeting records.
Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and
Automotive and Mobility Industries