Session 86 | Hybrid Geneva | 30 May-2 Jun
1. Adoption of the agenda

In accordance with Chapter III, Rule 7 of the Rules of Procedure (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/690 as amended) of the World Forum for Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations (WP.29), the first item on the provisional agenda is the adoption of the agenda.

2. Report on the last session of the World Forum for Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations (WP.29)

The Working Party on Pollution and Energy (GRPE) may agree to consider a brief oral report by the secretariat about the highlights of the March 2022 session of WP.29 on issues related to GRPE.

3. Light vehicles
3. (a) UN Regulations Nos. 68, 83, 101, 103 and 154

GRPE may wish to consider a proposal from the expert of the International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers (OICA) to correct the recursive formula of the 05, 06 and 07 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 83 in the procedure for verifying the conformity of production.

GRPE/2022/10 | UN R83: Proposal for a new Supplement to the 05, 06 and 07 series of amendments Proposal to correct the recursive formula of the 05, 06 and 07 series of amendments to UN R83 in the procedure for verifying the conformity of production and to align the approval certificate in 06 and 07 series of amendments with recent changes to regulation UN R24.

GRPE may wish to consider a proposal from the expert of OICA proposing to incorporate corrections and clarifications which were identified during the development of the 02 and 03 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 154 into the original and 01 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 154.

GRPE/2022/11 | UN R154: Proposal for a Supplement to the original text Proposal to update the original text of UN R154 with corrections and clarifications identified during the development of the 02 series of amendments.
GRPE/2022/12 | UN R154: Proposal for a Supplement to the 01 series of amendments Proposal to update the 01 series of amendments with corrections and clarifications identified during the development of the 02 series of amendments.

GRPE may wish to consider a proposal from the expert of OICA proposing a new supplement to the 05, 06 and 07 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 83 (Emissions of M1 and N1 vehicles) allowing measurement equipment compliant with the technical requirements of UN Regulation No. 154 to be used for test performed as part of the application of UN Regulations No. 83 and 101.

GRPE/2022/13 | UN R83: Proposal for a Supplement to the 05, 06 and 07 series of amendments Proposal to allow measurement equipment compliant with the technical requirements of UN R154 to be used for testing under UN R83.

GRPE may wish to consider a proposal from the expert of OICA proposing to harmonize the requirements of the 06 and 07 series of amendments to UN Regulation
No. 83, the 01 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 101 and the original, 01, 02 and 03 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 154 respectively, and to ensure consistent type-approval test conditions with the introduction of the 08 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 48.

GRPE/2022/14 | UN R83: Proposal for a Supplement to the 06 and 07 series of amendments Proposal to introduce the possibility to switch OFF rear position lamps and other lamps when ambient light conditions outside the vehicle are above 7,000 lux in order to avoid unnecessary fuel consumption (in alignment with UN R48 wording).
GRPE/2022/15 | UN R101: Proposal for a Supplement to the 01 series of amendments Proposal to introduce the possibility to switch OFF rear position lamps and other lamps when ambient light conditions outside the vehicle are above 7,000 lux in order to avoid unnecessary fuel consumption.
GRPE/2022/16 | UN R154: Proposal for a Supplement to the 00, 01, 02 and 03 series of amendments Proposal to introduce the possibility to switch OFF rear position lamps and other lamps when ambient light conditions outside the vehicle are above 7,000 lux in order to avoid unnecessary fuel consumption (in alignment with UN R48 wording).

GRPE may wish to consider a proposal from the expert of OICA proposing to harmonize the requirements for the determination of CO2 emissions, fuel and electric energy consumption of the discharge requirement for OVC-HEV with an operating mode switch with its stop criterion. The proposal is also aiming at harmonizing the preconditioning requirement between the 01 series of amendments of UN Regulation No. 101 (Annex 9, determination of electric range) and 06 and 07 series of amendments of UN Regulation
No. 83 (Annex 14, provisions for emissions test procedures for HEV).

GRPE/2022/17 | UN R101: Proposal for a Supplement to the 01 series of amendments Proposal to harmonize requirements for the determination of CO2, fuel and electric energy consumption of the discharge requirement for OVC-HEV with an operating mode switch with its stop criterion. The preconditioning requirement is also harmonized between the 01 series of amendments of UN Regulation No. 101 (Annex 9, determination of electric range) and 06 and 07 series of amendments of UN Regulation No. 83 (Annex 14, provisions for emissions test procedures for HEV).

GRPE may wish to consider a proposal from the expert of OICA proposing to integrate requirements for Special Purpose Vehicles in the 06 and 07 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 83 and to amend definitions for Special Purpose Vehicles in Consolidated Resolution on the Construction of Vehicles (R.E.3), respectively.

GRPE/2022/18 | UN R83: Proposal for a Supplement to the 06 and 07 series of amendments Proposal to integrate exemptions for special purpose vehicles into UN R83.
GRPE/2022/19 | RE3: Proposal for a new Revision of the Consolidated Resolution on the Construction of Vehicles Proposal to amend definitions for special purpose vehicles.
GRPE/2022/10 | UN R83: Proposal for a new Supplement to the 05, 06 and 07 series of amendments Proposal to correct the recursive formula of the 05, 06 and 07 series of amendments to UN R83 in the procedure for verifying the conformity of production and to align the approval certificate in 06 and 07 series of amendments with recent changes to regulation UN R24.
GRPE/2022/11 | UN R154: Proposal for a Supplement to the original text Proposal to update the original text of UN R154 with corrections and clarifications identified during the development of the 02 series of amendments.
GRPE/2022/12 | UN R154: Proposal for a Supplement to the 01 series of amendments Proposal to update the 01 series of amendments with corrections and clarifications identified during the development of the 02 series of amendments.
GRPE/2022/13 | UN R83: Proposal for a Supplement to the 05, 06 and 07 series of amendments Proposal to allow measurement equipment compliant with the technical requirements of UN R154 to be used for testing under UN R83.
GRPE/2022/14 | UN R83: Proposal for a Supplement to the 06 and 07 series of amendments Proposal to introduce the possibility to switch OFF rear position lamps and other lamps when ambient light conditions outside the vehicle are above 7,000 lux in order to avoid unnecessary fuel consumption (in alignment with UN R48 wording).
GRPE/2022/15 | UN R101: Proposal for a Supplement to the 01 series of amendments Proposal to introduce the possibility to switch OFF rear position lamps and other lamps when ambient light conditions outside the vehicle are above 7,000 lux in order to avoid unnecessary fuel consumption.
GRPE/2022/16 | UN R154: Proposal for a Supplement to the 00, 01, 02 and 03 series of amendments Proposal to introduce the possibility to switch OFF rear position lamps and other lamps when ambient light conditions outside the vehicle are above 7,000 lux in order to avoid unnecessary fuel consumption (in alignment with UN R48 wording).
GRPE/2022/17 | UN R101: Proposal for a Supplement to the 01 series of amendments Proposal to harmonize requirements for the determination of CO2, fuel and electric energy consumption of the discharge requirement for OVC-HEV with an operating mode switch with its stop criterion. The preconditioning requirement is also harmonized between the 01 series of amendments of UN Regulation No. 101 (Annex 9, determination of electric range) and 06 and 07 series of amendments of UN Regulation No. 83 (Annex 14, provisions for emissions test procedures for HEV).
GRPE/2022/18 | UN R83: Proposal for a Supplement to the 06 and 07 series of amendments Proposal to integrate exemptions for special purpose vehicles into UN R83.
GRPE/2022/19 | RE3: Proposal for a new Revision of the Consolidated Resolution on the Construction of Vehicles Proposal to amend definitions for special purpose vehicles.
3. (b) UN Global Technical Regulations Nos. 15 and 19

GRPE may wish to consider proposals to amend UN GTRs Nos 15 or 19, if any.

3. (c) Worldwide harmonized Real Driving Emissions test procedure

GRPE may wish to reconsider the proposal submitted to the November 2020 of WP.29, proposing a draft new UN Regulation on RDE, to potentially solve remaining elements to finalize the proposal.

4. Heavy duty vehicles
4. (a) UN Regulations Nos. 49 and 132

GRPE may wish to consider a proposal from the expert of OICA proposing to amend UN Regulation No. 49 to permit the use of hydrogen (H2) in internal combustion engines as fuel for emissions type approval of heavy-duty vehicles.

GRPE/2022/20 | UN R49: Proposal for a Supplement to the 07 series of amendments Proposal to allow for the use of hydrogen (H2) as fuel for emissions type approval of heavy-duty vehicles.
GRPE/2022/20 | UN R49: Proposal for a Supplement to the 07 series of amendments Proposal to allow for the use of hydrogen (H2) as fuel for emissions type approval of heavy-duty vehicles.
4. (b) UN Global Technical Regulations Nos. 4, 5 and 10

GRPE may wish to consider proposals to amend UN GTRs Nos 4, 5 or 10, if any.

4. (c) Worldwide provisions for Heavy Duty vehicles Fuel Economy

GRPE may wish to receive a status report on the activities of harmonized provision for Heavy Duty vehicles Fuel Economy, if any.

5. UN Regulations Nos. 24, 85, 115, 133 and 143

GRPE may wish to consider a proposal from the expert of OICA proposing to amend UN Regulation No. 85 to permit the use of hydrogen (H2) in internal combustion engines as fuel for emissions type approval of heavy-duty vehicles.

GRPE/2022/21 | UN R85: Proposal for a Supplement Proposal to allow for the use of hydrogen (H2) as fuel for type approval of heavy-duty vehicles.

GRPE may wish to consider a proposal prepared by the expert from OICA to amend UN Regulation No. 24 to permit the usage of the reference fuel required for emission testing when the manufacturer applies for other type approval at same time.

GRPE/2022/22 | UN R24: Proposal for a Supplement to the 03 series of amendments Proposal to allow for the usage of the reference fuel required for emission testing when the manufacturer applies for UN R85 and/or UN R49 type approval at same time.

GRPE may wish to consider a proposal prepared by the expert from OICA to amend UN Regulation No. 85 to permit the usage of the reference fuel required for emission testing when the manufacturer applies for other type approval at same time.

GRPE/2022/23 | UN R85: Proposal for a Supplement Proposal to explicitly permit the usage of the reference fuel required for emission testing when the manufacturer applies for UN R24 and/or R49 type approval at same time.
GRPE/2022/21 | UN R85: Proposal for a Supplement Proposal to allow for the use of hydrogen (H2) as fuel for type approval of heavy-duty vehicles.
GRPE/2022/22 | UN R24: Proposal for a Supplement to the 03 series of amendments Proposal to allow for the usage of the reference fuel required for emission testing when the manufacturer applies for UN R85 and/or UN R49 type approval at same time.
GRPE/2022/23 | UN R85: Proposal for a Supplement Proposal to explicitly permit the usage of the reference fuel required for emission testing when the manufacturer applies for UN R24 and/or R49 type approval at same time.
6. Agricultural and forestry tractors, non-road mobile machinery
6. (a) UN Regulations Nos. 96 and 120

GRPE may wish to consider proposals to amend UN Regulations Nos. 96 and 120, if any.

6. (b) UN Global Technical Regulation No. 11

GRPE may wish to consider proposals to amend UN GTR No. 11, if any.

7. Particle Measurement Programme (PMP)

GRPE will receive a status report from the IWG on PMP.

8. Motorcycles and mopeds
8. (a) UN Regulations Nos. 40 and 47

GRPE may wish to consider proposals to amend UN Regulations Nos. 40 and 47, if any.

8. (b) UN Global Technical Regulations Nos. 2, 17, 18 and [XX] (Durability)

GRPE may wish to consider proposals to amend UN GTRs Nos. 2, 17, 18 and [XX] (Durability), if any.

8. (c) Environmental and Propulsion Performance Requirements (EPPR) for L-category vehicles

GRPE will receive a status report from the IWG on EPPR and may wish to discuss updated Terms of References for the IWG.

9. Electric Vehicles and the Environment (EVE)
9. (a) UN GTR No. 21 and [22]

GRPE may wish to consider proposals to amend UN GTRs Nos 21 or 22 on in-vehicle battery durability, if any.

9. (b) Other activities of IWG on EVE

GRPE will receive a status report from the IWG on EVE.

10. Mutual Resolution No. 2 (M.R.2)

GRPE may wish to consider a proposal to amend Mutual Resolution No. 2 (M.R.2), if any.

11. International Whole Vehicle Type Approval (IWVTA)

GRPE may wish to receive an update from the GRPE Ambassador to the IWG on IWVTA and IWG on DETA.

12. Vehicle Interior Air Quality (VIAQ)

GRPE will receive a status report from the IWG on VIAQ.

13. Lifetime compliance

GRPE may wish to consider the draft Framework Document on Vehicle Whole-Life Compliance (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2021/148), to develop elements to improve the draft proposal to be considered by the IWG on Periodic Technical Inspection (PTI) and WP.29.

WP.29/2021/148 | Proposal for a Framework Document on Vehicle Whole-Life Compliance Proposal submitted by the Co-Chairs of the Informal Working Group on Periodical Technical Inspections.
14. Priority topics for GRPE activities

GRPE may wish to consider proposals to update the list of priority topics and/or to discuss specific items from the list of priority topics.

15. Election of Officers

In compliance with Rule 37 of the Rules of Procedure (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/690 as amended), GRPE will elect the Chair and Vice-Chair of the sessions scheduled for the year 2023.

16. Any other business

GRPE may wish to consider other proposals, if any.