Diesel-powered vehicles are a major source of air pollution and carbon emissions in Metro Manila.
Could electric vehicles be one solution to the prolem?
Green groups and the Makati city government recently launched fleet of 10 electric jeepneys or e-jeepneys that will ply two routes in the city's main business district. The e-jeeps will provide fare-free and emission-free transport for Makati commuters.
Is this a new era for the Pinoy jeep?