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Sustainable Transport Solutions: Low-Carbon Buses in the People's Republic of China

Publication | November 2018
Sustainable Transport Solutions: Low-Carbon Buses in the People's Republic of China

This publication discusses the real-world performance data of low-carbon buses in the People’s Republic of China.

It also reviews the environmental and financial impacts, as well as the policies used to promote them. The People’s Republic of China has taken the lead in the deployment of low-carbon buses and is moving toward full electrification to address climate change and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Data and information in this publication can benefit countries interested in promoting low-carbon buses to design appropriate support climate change policies.

Contents 

  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction
  • Low-Carbon Bus Technologies
  • Environmental Performance of Low-Carbon Buses
  • Financial Performance of Low-Carbon Buses
  • Low-Carbon Bus Promotion Policies
  • Challenges for the Future
  • Conclusions and Recommendations
  • Appendixes