• German car manufacturer Daimler AG has announced that it has launched a global initiative focused on hybrid technology which aims at drastically cutting the emissions and fuel consumption of commercial vehicles (WSJE, November 13, 2007, p. 8)
  • On November 13, 2007, the European Commission adopted four decisions that significantly extend the Natura 2000 network established under the 1992 Habitats Directive (92/43/EEC). The decisions concern the adoption of an initial list of Sites of Community Importance in the Pannonian region in the Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia and the updating of the existing lists in the Atlantic, Boreal and Continental biogeographical regions (RAPID, November 13, 2007