By xeto official 2022
O Ministry of the Environment (MMA) launched the Renew Fleet +Green initiative. The objective is to replace
old and highly polluting vehicles with more modern and sustainable units. The ordinance that defines criteria
the program was published in the Official Diary of the Union this Wednesday the 18th.
According to MMA, Brazil
1 million with more than 30 years of use. As Brazil’s fleet ages, “automakers around the world are accelerating
the launch of new 100% electric or green hydrogen vehicles,” the ministry writes in a note.
“In the case of light vehicles, more than half, about 26 of the 45 million, are more than 10 years old”, informs the MMA.
“The average age of common cars is 18.7 years, of trucks 22.5 years and, in the case of buses, the average is 16 years”,
informs the ministry. “The scenario is similar for stationary engines, tractors and vessels.”
According to the MMA