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Stakeholders finetune draft of Philippines’ fuel economy labeling program
Posted : October 10, 2018

October 10, 2018 A draft of the Philippine Government’s Vehicle Fuel Economy Labeling Program for light-duty vehicles was presented to key stakeholders at a roundtable discussion in Manila in September. The Vehicle Fuel Economy Labeling Program is part of the development of Particular Product Requirements (PPR) – formerly known as the Implementing Rules and Regulations… . . Read More


Clean Air Asia statement on the IPCC Global Warming of 1.5°C report
Posted : October 8, 2018

The release of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s “Global Warming of 1.5°C” special report on the impacts of global warming of 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels and related global greenhouse gas emission pathways makes for sobering reading and should serve as a wake-up call for all on the urgent need to act swiftly and decisively… . . Read More


Multi-sector planning continues for Philippines’ shift to electric two and three-wheelers
Posted : October 1, 2018

October 1, 2018 Stakeholders continue to discuss and take steps towards the integration of electric two and three-wheelers into Philippine urban transport systems. Speaking at a roundtable discussion on September 6 in Manila, United Nations (UN) Environment Programme Officer and discussions facilitator Bert Fabian said the Philippines’ shift to electric vehicles was progressing, and would… . . Read More


Joint statement of Clean Air Asia and the Partnership for Clean Air in support of cleaner fuels
Posted : September 3, 2018

Joint Statement of Clean Air Asia and Partnership for Clean Air in Support of Cleaner Fuels to Protect Filipinos from the Harmful Impacts of Diesel Vehicle Emissions While governing is a constant balancing act, matters of the highest importance, such as the lives and health of people, shouldn’t be compromised no matter the cost. In… . . Read More


Vehicle fleet data vital in advancing green lending and sustainable development in Cambodia
Posted : May 25, 2018

United Nations Environment and Clean Air Asia are developing baseline vehicle fleet data to support the development of policies for cleaner and more fuel-efficient vehicles, and support green lending efforts to improve Cambodia’s energy efficiency and the shift to renewable energy. Speaking at the May 24 “Green Lending and Green Growth in Cambodia” forum in… . . Read More