Tackling Vehicular Air Pollution in Jakarta

In 2013 Indonesia discharged over 0.5 billion tonnes of carbon monoxide which is the coequal to greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of over 105.26 million commuter vehicles and the year 2015 showed a marked rise (4%) from the previous year. The 2015 global emissions database also shows Indonesia is among the G20 countries, who as a whole are responsible for 81.5% of global CO2 emissions, with Indonesia becoming the 10th largest emitter. There is a dichotomy between the data air quality measurements available from government sources and the media or public sentiments on the issue of air pollution. This has led … Continue reading Tackling Vehicular Air Pollution in Jakarta