Case Study: Receptivity of the Public Sector in the Promotion of E-Transportation in Metro Manila

Pasig City is one of the fast-rising areas in Metro Manila. There is new blood at the helm of the executive branch, and numerous foreign businesses and investments. By studying this city in this unique time of its trajectory and intersection with the COVID pandemic, the study gives a glimpse of the transport problems in shifting to e-vehicles faced by this dynamic city.

This comes at the heel of international consortiums from the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC) and its adaptation into Pasig City through the Low Carbon Urban Transport Systems (LCT) Project.

The introductory part shows the national effort of the Department of Transportation and Communication and Department of Energy, as well as other agencies to shift to renewable energy.