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China Blue Sky City Rankings show the efforts made and the impact on air pollution in Chinese cities
Posted : January 6, 2020

Clean Air Asia’s latest report, China Air 2019 – Air Pollution Prevention and Control Progress in Chinese Cities, found that Chinese cities continued to build on their air quality improvement of the previous five years. PM2.5 pollution was under continuous and effective control, with declines in both annual average concentration and the percentage of cities… . . Read More


Workshop provides platform to strengthen air quality management in the Philippines
Posted : November 27, 2019

On November 20, 2019, Clean Air Asia co-organized an interagency workshop with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Environment Management Bureau Air Quality Management Section (EMB AQMS). The workshop provided a platform for government and non-government agencies to evaluate institutional initiatives and programs for air quality management in the country. For the first… . . Read More


Clean Air Asia to help Myanmar with plan to adopt Euro IV/4 vehicle emission standards
Posted : November 18, 2019

September 20, 2019 Expressing its commitment to ASEAN Mutual Recognition Arrangements, Myanmar has pledged to adopt Euro IV/4 gasoline fuel standards by 2021 and Euro IV/4 diesel fuel standards by 2023. At back-to-back national workshops on “Implementing Euro IV/4 Vehicle Emission Standards and Equivalent Fuel Quality Specifications” and “Developing Fuel Economy Baseline and Policies” in… . . Read More


The development of policy guidelines and standards for electric 2&3-wheelers in ASEAN member countries
Posted : August 13, 2019

Date: July 18, 2019 Southeast Asia has among the highest number of motorized 2-wheelers per capita in the world, and a vast fleet of 3-wheelers such as tuk-tuks and tricycles in Thailand and the Philippines. However, progress in improving transport-system integration and the sustainability of the region’s 2&3-wheelers has been elusive. Addressing the issues, the… . . Read More


Philippines’ national mail carrier to pilot electric 2&3-wheelers for freight and mail deliveries in the Pasig area
Posted : August 2, 2019

July 19, 2019 The Philippines is stepping up its sustainable transport efforts with the planned November launch of the “Piloting of Electric Mobility in the Philippines” project that will see the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) begin package deliveries using electric 2&3-wheelers in Pasig City, Metro Manila. At a roundtable discussion on July 19 for the… . . Read More