SLoCaT Partnership has created the Transport Blog @ COP 20 as a platform for experts from a variety of topics in sustainable transport to share their insights on sustainable, low carbon transport can tackle climate change at the 20th Session of the UNFCCC Conference of Parties. 

Friday, December 5, 2014

Transport Tackles Climate Change at COP 20

by Antonio Juan Sosa, Vice President of Infrastructure, CAF – Development Bank of Latin America

When looking at CO2 emissions from fuel combustion, transport is the second largest contributor in the Latin American region (International Energy Agency, 2011). As we all know, transport is a derivate demand, we do not increase our utility functions by consuming transport, but then again, we all need to satisfy our access and mobility needs.  Read more…