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European Alternative Fuels Observatory
Alternative fuels in Europe

The European Alternative Fuels Observatory (EAFO) is the European Commission's key reference portal for alternative fuels, infrastructure and vehicles in Europe.

Road: reports by country

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View interactive infographics containing up-to-date statistics on infrastructure and fleet data for road vehicles, private and commercial.

Available for all EU countries, including a EU27 summary view.

Other transport modes

Information and data visualisations on infrastructure rollout and fleet statistics for rail, shipping and aviation. Available on an EU level.

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Interactive maps

View up-to date information on refueling/recharging stations across the EU, as well as other data visualisations on the interactive map.

Knowledge platform

Recent news

Electric trucks: new data maps out priority locations for charging points

Recent analysis conducted by Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI on behalf of the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) can help governments and infrastructure operators prioritise where to start installing charging points for electric trucks.

Animated introduction video about EAFO

The video provides a hands-on overview about the functionalities of the European Alternative Fuels Observatory (EAFO). The new version contains even more data, features and functionality.