Survey of Policies and Programs that Promote Fuel-Efficient Transport in APEC Economies, May 2008 (Published in September 2008)

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Survey of Policies and Programs that Promote Fuel-Efficient Transport in APEC Economies, May 2008 (Published in September 2008)

Publication Number

APEC#208-RE-01.10

Published Date

September 2008

Type of Publication

Reports

Publications Under

SOM Steering Committee on Economic and Technical Cooperation(SCE), Energy(EWG)

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Pages

93

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Description

This survey explores the range of policies and programs available to public sector decision makers to maximize the efficiency of the transportation sector in their jurisdictions. Strategies for fall into two broad categories: those focused on vehicles, and those that address urban systems and transportation infrastructure. The authors summarize about 50 examples of policies and programs undertaken by APEC economies to improve transportation energy efficiency.

  • Acknowledgments, Abbreviations and Units
  • Case Studies
  • List of Figures and Tables
  • Executive Summary
  • Increasing Fuel Economy of New Vehicles
  • Encouraging Purchase of Fuel-Efficient Vehicles
  • Improving Operational Efficiency of Existing Vehicles
  • Reducing Congestion
  • Boosting Efficiency and Use of Mass Transit
  • Urban Design and Planning to Reduce Vehicular Transport
  • Efficient Freight
  • Conclusions