External Fact Sheets
The following external fact sheets and related documents have been catalogued by Sustainable Freight and are highlighted to provide information on environmental policy, regulations and international Bodies in Australia and throughout the world. To access the fact sheet click on the link.
External Fact Sheets and Policy Documents
There are 1.2 million vehicles on the road in South Australia; about 80% are passenger vehicles, 14% are light commercial vehicles and the remainder are heavy vehicles. Each year, these vehicles consume approximately 2.3 billion litres of fossil fuels...
A series of Fact Sheets, many covering the environment, developed by the South Australian Freight Council.
As the Asian economy continues to grow at a rapid pace, an increase in freight activity is also expected. It is estimated that by the year 2050, medium and heavy freight trucks worldwide will consume 1,240 billion litres of fuel (gasoline equivalent), 138% more than 2000 levels ....
Reports relating to Policy Development
A report prepared for and released by the Australian Trucking Association. Includes development on the latest policy developments, including carbon pricing and performance based vehicles standard.