Increasing Consumer Awareness on Vehicular Emissions

Undertaken By: Alliance for an Energy Efficient Economy,    Recent Publication: 2018

One of the most effective ways to nudge the transport sector towards an efficient and cleaner future is to influence consumer purchase in favour of more fuel efficient and less polluting vehicle models. To bring a change in consumer choices starts with reliable and straightforward information—on impacts of pollutants and CO2 emissions—as they purchase vehicles. Well-informed consumers may appreciate the costs and adopt cleaner variants, resulting in an increased demand and encouraging automakers to alter technologies.