News - Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management
49 news items of Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management
Dutch expertise on EV charging goes to California
Charging electric cars needs to become easier, safer and smarter. Dutch environment minister Vivianne Heijnen and Yana Garcia ...
Heijnen at the G20: reuse key to preventing plastic soup
Recycling alone is not enough to combat plastic pollution and plastic soup. Worldwide, we need to focus more strongly on reusing ...
Government shifts cycling to a higher gear
Cycling is healthy, clean and cheap. And the more people who cycle, the more society benefits too. That’s why the government will ...
Your car or navigation system will increase road safety
The Netherlands is set to become the first European country where your car or navigation system will warn you of an approaching ...
Government limits flight movements at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport has an extensive international route network that connects the Netherlands to the world. The airport ...
Future of humankind needs bold economic thinking and new governance on water
The newly launched Global Commission on the Economics of Water will redefine the way we value and govern water. It will present ...
Data from intelligent, connected vehicles contribute to safer road traffic
Anonymised vehicle data are going to help road managers by providing constant insights on road conditions. This will give road ...
The Netherlands re-elected to Council of IMO International Maritime Organisation
This Friday, 10 December 2021, the Kingdom of the Netherlands has been re-elected as a council member of the International ...
Glasgow climate summit: agreement on more clean heavy-duty vehicles
Fifteen countries and several transport sector companies spread across four continents are embarking on a drive for clean ...
Number of electric shared cars has doubled in 2021
The amount of electric shared cars has more than doubled last year. In March 2020, there were 5,200 electric shared cars, while ...