Author Archives: Weng Fangping

New Project launched: “Sino-German Cooperation on Low Carbon Transport”

On April 27th 2015, GIZ and the Chinese Ministry of Transport (MoT) jointly launched the “Sino-German Cooperation on Low Carbon Transport” project in Beijing. The project is commissioned under the International Climate Initiative by the…

Low Emission Zones – New Factsheet on Examples from Berlin, London, and Beijing

As a continuation of traffic restricting measures introduced during the Olympic Games in 2008, the municipal government of Beijing strictly banned heavy polluting vehicles from driving inside of the capital’s 5th ring road. The heavy-polluting…

Workshop brings together Beijing Municipal Commission for Transport and Beijing Environmental Protection Bureau to discuss Congestion Charging and Low Emission Zones

As a mega city with over 20 million people and 5 million motor vehicles shuttling the city, Beijing bears the brunt of traffic congestion and other constraints of urban development. It is imperative to integrate…