transportation

Costa Rica: Vehicle Transit Act

Costa Rica has instituted strict emissions requirements for imported vehicles and will not release them without an emissions statement from the country of origin.


Status: In Force; Mandatory

References: http://travel.state.gov/travel/cis_pa_tw/cis/cis_1093.html

China: Gasoline price increase

In may of 2006, Beijing enacted the largest ever one-off increase in the fixed/mandated price of gasoline in China. Overnight the price increased 12 cents to approximately $2.40/gallon.


Date Implemented: May 2006

Status: In Force; Mandatory

References: news article by Richard McGregor in Beijing May 24, 2006

 

Turkey: Labelling fuel economy and Co2 emissions of new passenger cars- Directive 1999/94/EC


Date Implemented: 2007-2008

References: National Communication to the UNFCCC

http://www.cevreorman.gov.tr/belgeler4/iklimbildirimi.pdf  

 

Turkey: Control of Air Pollution Arising from Motor Vehicles


Date Implemented: 2005

Status: In Force

References: National Communication to the UNFCCC

http://www.cevreorman.gov.tr/belgeler4/iklimbildirimi.pdf  

 

Turkey: Implementing Regulation on the Control and Management of End-of-life vehicles

Directive 2000/53/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 September 2000 on end-of life vehicles - Commission Statements


Date Implemented: 2005

Status: In Force

References: National Communication to the UNFCCC

http://www.cevreorman.gov.tr/belgeler4/iklimbildirimi.pdf  

Turkey: Fuel Cell Technology in motor vehicles


Date Implemented: 2002-2006

References: National Communication to the UNFCCC

http://www.cevreorman.gov.tr/belgeler4/iklimbildirimi.pdf

 

Turkey: Hydrogen Bus Pilot Project


 

Date Implemented: 2006

Status: In Force

References: National Communication to the UNFCCC

http://www.cevreorman.gov.tr/belgeler4/iklimbildirimi.pdf

Turkey: New regulations regarding the quality of fuels used for heating and transportation

Turkey: Transportation Master Plan

Turkey: Draft Energy Efficiency Law