EAC Sub-Regional Low-Sulphur Workshop

Participant: Nyaga Kebuchi - Sustainable Transport Africa

The Petroleum Institute of East Africa (PIEA) hosted an East Africa Community (EAC) Sub-Regional Workshop on Low-Sulphur Fuels where the need for Low-Sulphur Fuels was deliberated upon and recommendations made on the viable adoption of 50ppm Low-Sulphur diesel fuel throughout the East Africa region.

Presenter: Dr. James A. Nyangáya - Senior Lecturer, University of Nairobi

The Workshop held on the 5th and 6th of November 2013 at the Intercontinental Hotel in Nairobi was attended by various government, NGO and private sector representatives from Tanzania, Uganda, Burundi and Kenya.

Presentation Panel

The Workshop was financed by UNEP and the Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC) who's mandate is to reduce short lived climate pollutants. The recommendations of the workshop and presentation made by Sustainable Transport Africa can be downloaded below.