Vehicle fuel economy labelling in the Philippines becomes mandatory

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President Rodrigo Duterte approved the “Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act” of the Philippines last April 12, 2019. The law, also known as Republic Act (RA) 11285, is an “act institutionalizing energy efficiency and conservation (EE&C), enhancing the efficient use of energy, and granting incentives to energy efficiency and conservation projects.” It seeks to promote the […]

It is easier to manage what you can measure – The Guidelines on Sustainable Land Transport Indicators on Energy Efficiency and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in ASEAN

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The Guidelines on Sustainable Land Transport Indicators on Energy Efficiency and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in ASEAN

The ASEAN region, when considered as a bloc, already has the second largest road vehicle fleet in Asia. Moving towards a more sustainable transport system that addresses the negative impacts of transportation, relies on effective monitoring. The generation of appropriate and robust indicators allows to evaluate the effects of policy changes, identify faulty policies and […]

The ASEAN Regional Strategy on Sustainable Land Transport (ARSSLT)

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The ASEAN Regional Strategy on Sustainable Land Transport (ARSSLT)

In order to make ASEAN transport systems more sustainable and energy-efficient, the ASEAN Expert Group on Sustainable Land Transport (EGSLT) developed the ASEAN Regional Strategy on Sustainable Land Transport (ARSSLT), which was formally adopted by the 10 ASEAN Transport Ministers in late 2018. The strategy is a supplemental framework to the ASEAN Kuala Lumpur Transport […]

ASEAN publishes Sustainable Transport Strategy, ASEAN Fuel Economy Roadmap, and Indicator Guidelines

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Pursuant to successful adoption of the regional guidance documents on sustainable land transport at the 24th ASEAN Transport Ministers Meeting on 8th November 2018, the documents are now available. Please visit ASEAN website to view the following documents, developed by the ASEAN Land Transport Working Group in cooperation with TCC: ASEAN Regional Strategy on Sustainable […]

OTP AND GIZ STRENGTHEN THE MOVEMENTS ON LOW CARBON MOBILITY

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Bangkok, 21 January 2019 – Roughly 160 officials from National Government and Bangkok’s City Administration, but also academia and private sector representatives gathered at the national TCC Closing Event Moving Towards Low Carbon Transportto learn about the project results and exchange on next steps to move towards more sustainable transport. In his keynote speech, Transport […]

Six years of sustainable land transport in the Philippines: GIZ TCC Project Culmination

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Makati City, Philippines – On November 28, 2018, the GIZ Project “Energy Efficiency and Climate Change Mitigation in the Land Transport Sector in the ASEAN Region”, also known as the “Transport and Climate Change (TCC)” Project, commemorated six years of its achievements in advancing sustainable land transport in the Philippines. Mr. Friedel Sehlleier, Deputy Director […]

GIZ-transport activities at COP24

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The UN climate summit called COP (Conference of the Parties) is taking place in Katowice, from December 2-14, serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Paris Agreement (within the UNFCCC). GIZ-transport is present with a variety of events. Please find all GIZ-transport activities at COP24 here. The Paris Process on Mobility and Climate […]