Working Party
Session 63 | Geneva | 17-20 Jan 2012
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GRPE/63
Report of the GRPE on its 63rd session
12 Mar 2012 Working Party Report Report from the 63rd session of the Working Party on Pollution and Energy (January 2012). GRPE-2012-0063
GRPE-63-01
Informal group meetings to be held in conjunction with the 63rd GRPE session
19 Nov 2011 Working Party Informal Documents GRPE-63-0001
GRPE-63-01/Rev.1
Informal group meetings scheduled to be held in conjunction with the 63rd GRPE session (revised)
01 Dec 2011 Working Party Informal Documents GRPE-63-0001/Rev.1
GRPE-63-01/Rev.2
Informal group meetings to be held in conjunction with the 63rd GRPE session: Revised
16 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents GRPE-63-0001/Rev.2
GRPE-63-02
Proposal for corrigendum to Regulation No. 83 (UK)
23 Dec 2011 Working Party Informal Documents Motor Vehicle Emissions Motor Vehicle Emissions Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Emission of Pollutants According to Engine Fuel Requirements GRPE-63-0002
GRPE-63-03
Proposal for corrigendum to Regulation No. 49 (UK)
23 Dec 2011 Working Party Informal Documents Diesel and CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Diesel/CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Uniform provisions concerning the measures to be taken against the emission of gaseous and particulate pollutants from compression-ignition engines and positive ignition engines for use in vehicles GRPE-63-0003
GRPE-63-04
Transposition of EURO VI requirements into UN/ECE R49 (EC)
13 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Diesel and CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Diesel/CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Uniform provisions concerning the measures to be taken against the emission of gaseous and particulate pollutants from compression-ignition engines and positive ignition engines for use in vehicles GRPE-63-0004
GRPE-63-05
Proposal for an amendment to Regulation No. 83
16 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Motor Vehicle Emissions Motor Vehicle Emissions Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Emission of Pollutants According to Engine Fuel Requirements The proposed amendments redefine the class of bi-fuel vehicles to permit the simultaneous use of gas and petrol in gas mode. GRPE-63-0005
GRPE-63-05/Rev.1
Proposal for an amendment to Regulation No. 83
19 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Motor Vehicle Emissions Motor Vehicle Emissions Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Emission of Pollutants According to Engine Fuel Requirements This is a revised version of the proposal by the Gaseous Fueled Vehicles (GFV) informal group to redefine the class of bi-fuel vehicles under UN R83 in order to permit the simultaneous use of gas and petrol while in gas mode. GRPE-63-0005/Rev.1
GRPE-63-06
Proposal for an amendment to Regulation No. 115
16 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Liquefied Petroleum and Compressed Natural Gas Retrofit Systems LPG/CNG Retrofit Systems Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of: I Specific LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gases) Retrofit Systems to be Installed in Motor Vehicles for the Use of LPG in their propulsion system II. Specific CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) Retrofit Systems to be Installed in Motor Vehicles for the Use of CNG in their propulsion system GRPE-63-0006
GRPE-63-06/Rev.1
Proposal for an amendment to Regulation No. 115
19 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Liquefied Petroleum and Compressed Natural Gas Retrofit Systems LPG/CNG Retrofit Systems Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of: I Specific LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gases) Retrofit Systems to be Installed in Motor Vehicles for the Use of LPG in their propulsion system II. Specific CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) Retrofit Systems to be Installed in Motor Vehicles for the Use of CNG in their propulsion system This is a revised version of the proposal by the Gaseous Fueled Vehicles (GFV) informal group to redefine the class of bi-fuel vehicles under UN R115 in order to permit the simultaneous use of gas and petrol while in gas mode. GRPE-63-0006/Rev.1
GRPE-63-07
Overview of FY2020 Fuel Efficiency Standards for Passenger Vehicles of Japan (Japan)
16 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents GRPE-63-0007
GRPE-63-08
Proposal for draft Supplement 1 to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 101 (OICA)
16 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Fuel/Energy Consumption CO2 Emissions/Fuel Consumption Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Passenger Cars Powered by an Internal Combustion Engine Only, or Powered by a Hybrid Electric Power Train with Regard to the Measurement of the Emission of Carbon Dioxide and Fuel Consumption and/or the Measurement of Electric Energy Consumption and Electric Range, and of Categories M1 and N1 Vehicles Powered by an Electric Power Train Only with Regard to the Measurement of Electric Energy Consumption and Electric Range The purpose of this proposal is to add transitional provisions to the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 101, to solve a discrepancy between the 06 series of amendments to Regulation No. 83 and the 01 series of amendments to Regulation No. 101. GRPE-63-0008
GRPE-63-09
Updated annotated provisional agenda for the 63rd GRPE session
16 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents GRPE-63-0009
GRPE-63-10
International environmental and propulsion performance requirements of L-category vehicles (EC)
16 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Fuel/Energy Consumption CO2 Emissions/Fuel Consumption Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Passenger Cars Powered by an Internal Combustion Engine Only, or Powered by a Hybrid Electric Power Train with Regard to the Measurement of the Emission of Carbon Dioxide and Fuel Consumption and/or the Measurement of Electric Energy Consumption and Electric Range, and of Categories M1 and N1 Vehicles Powered by an Electric Power Train Only with Regard to the Measurement of Electric Energy Consumption and Electric Range This presentation outlines European Commission plans for a new regulatory structure for motorcycles, mopeds, quadricycles, and similar vehicles (Category L vehicles), scheduled for introduction on 1 January 2014. GRPE-63-0010
GRPE-63-11
Draft roadmap aligning REPPR, R40, R47, R101 and GTR 2 (EC)
16 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Emission of Gaseous Pollutants by Motorcycles Motorcycle Emissions Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Motor Cycles Equipped with a Positive-Ignition Engine with regard to the Emission of Gaseous Pollutants by the Engine Motorcycle Emissions and Fuel Consumption WMTC Measurement procedure for two-wheeled motorcycles equipped with a positive or compression ignition engine with regard to the emission of gaseous pollutants, CO2 emissions and fuel consumption Moped Emissions Moped Emissions Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Mopeds Equipped with a Positive-Ignition Engine with regard to the Emission of Gaseous Pollutants by the Engine Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Fuel/Energy Consumption CO2 Emissions/Fuel Consumption Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Passenger Cars Powered by an Internal Combustion Engine Only, or Powered by a Hybrid Electric Power Train with Regard to the Measurement of the Emission of Carbon Dioxide and Fuel Consumption and/or the Measurement of Electric Energy Consumption and Electric Range, and of Categories M1 and N1 Vehicles Powered by an Electric Power Train Only with Regard to the Measurement of Electric Energy Consumption and Electric Range This documents presents a flow chart for the process of aligning the EU's "Regulation on environmental and propulsion performance requirements" (REPPR) for L-category vehicles with related global regulations. GRPE-63-0011
GRPE-63-12
Proposal for amendments to the Regulation No. 96 (Italy)
18 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Tractor and NRMM Engine Emissions NRMM Emissions Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Compression-Ignition (C.I.) Engines to be Installed in Agricultural and Forestry Tractors and in Non-Road Mobile Machinery with regard to the Emissions of Pollutants by the Engine This proposal seeks to align UN R96 with EU Directive 2011/87/EU, delaying by three years the introduction of Stage IIIB and IV engines for certain Category T farm tractors. These tractors are specialised machines intended to operate in vineyards and orchards in southern Europe. GRPE-63-0012
GRPE-63-13
Proposed terms of reference for a Group on Electric Vehicles and Environment (USA)
18 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Electric Vehicle Safety Electric Vehicle Safety The US, EU, and Japan have co-sponsored a proposal to develop harmonized safety and environmental standards for electric vehicles. This document proposes objectives for a working group to pursue the environmental aspects under the auspices of the Working Party on Pollution and Energy (GRPE). GRPE-63-0013
GRPE-63-14
Proposal for revision of the document GRPE/2012/2 (Germany)
18 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Fuel/Energy Consumption CO2 Emissions/Fuel Consumption Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Passenger Cars Powered by an Internal Combustion Engine Only, or Powered by a Hybrid Electric Power Train with Regard to the Measurement of the Emission of Carbon Dioxide and Fuel Consumption and/or the Measurement of Electric Energy Consumption and Electric Range, and of Categories M1 and N1 Vehicles Powered by an Electric Power Train Only with Regard to the Measurement of Electric Energy Consumption and Electric Range Germany has provided this proposal to revise their earlier submission (document GRPE/2012/2) pursuant to discussions held with the experts from the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and the European Commission. GRPE-63-0014
GRPE-63-15
Proposal for corrigendum to global technical regulation No. 4 (OICA)
18 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Worldwide Heavy-Duty Vehicle Emissions Certification Procedure WHDC Global Technical Regulation No. 4: Test Procedure for Compression-ignition (C.I.) Engines and Positive-ignition (P.I.) Engines Fuelled with Natural Gas (NG) or Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) with regard to the Emission of Pollutants This proposal would correct editorial errors detected in GTR 4 during the transposition of the GTR provisions into UN Regulation 49 (6 series of amendments). GRPE-63-0015
GRPE-63-16
Proposal for amendments to Regulation No. 83 (OICA)
19 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Motor Vehicle Emissions Motor Vehicle Emissions Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Vehicles with regard to the Emission of Pollutants According to Engine Fuel Requirements This proposal was prepared by the experts from the International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers (OICA) in order to incorporate the content of Regulation (EU) 566/2011 into UN Regulation No. 83.06. GRPE-63-0016
GRPE-63-17
Proposal for a draft amendment to GTR No. 5
19 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents On-Board Diagnostic Systems OBD Technical requirements for on-board diagnostic systems (OBD) for road vehicles The European Commission has proposed amending GTR No. 5 concerning on-board diagnostic systems. Japan has expressed concerns regarding OBD disablement conditions under section 5.2.2. This document from the former chair of the OBD GTR working group proposes revisions to that section. GRPE-63-0017
GRPE-63-18
Status of the Informal Group on Heavy Duty Hybrids
18 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Heavy-Duty Hybrid Vehicle Emissions Heavy-duty Hybrids (HDH) This project, as currently envisioned, would result in an amendment to Global Technical Regulation 4: Worldwide Harmonized Heavy-Duty Emissions Certification Procedure (WHDC). Written overview of the status of work on heavy-duty hybrid vehicle emissions standards (complements presentation by the group to the Working Party on Pollution and Energy. See document GRPE-63-19.) GRPE-63-0018
GRPE-63-19
Informal Group on Heavy Duty Hybrids (HDH) report
18 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Heavy-Duty Hybrid Vehicle Emissions Heavy-duty Hybrids (HDH) This project, as currently envisioned, would result in an amendment to Global Technical Regulation 4: Worldwide Harmonized Heavy-Duty Emissions Certification Procedure (WHDC). Presentation to the Working Party on Pollution and Energy (GRPE), covering the work on emissions testing standards for heavy-duty hybrid (HDH) vehicles, including status of research programs, roadmap, report on 7th and 8th HDH meetings, open items, and plans for next meetings. (See also document GRPE-63-18 for written status report.) GRPE-63-0019
GRPE-63-21
Proposal for a draft supplement to the 6 series amendments to UN R49
18 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Diesel and CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Diesel/CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Uniform provisions concerning the measures to be taken against the emission of gaseous and particulate pollutants from compression-ignition engines and positive ignition engines for use in vehicles This proposal was prepared by the experts from the informal Heavy-Duty Dual Fuel (HDDF) Task Force within the GFV informal working group in order to enable the type approval of new EURO VI heavy duty dual-fuel engines and vehicles. GRPE-63-0021
GRPE-63-22
Proposal for amendments to document GRPE/2012/4 (UK)
16 Mar 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Diesel and CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Diesel/CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Uniform provisions concerning the measures to be taken against the emission of gaseous and particulate pollutants from compression-ignition engines and positive ignition engines for use in vehicles This document proposes to add the use of poly-alpha-olefin filters and to correct an error in the particle number measurement diagram in UN Regulation 49. GRPE-63-0022
GRPE-63-23
GFV Task Force Heavy Duty Dual Fuel vehicles
19 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Heavy-Duty Dual Fuel Retrofit Systems HD Dual Fuel Retrofit Systems Uniform provisions concerning the approval of Heavy Duty Dual-Fuel Engine Retrofit Systems (HDDF-ERS) to be installed on heavy duty diesel engines and vehicles Diesel and CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Diesel/CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Uniform provisions concerning the measures to be taken against the emission of gaseous and particulate pollutants from compression-ignition engines and positive ignition engines for use in vehicles Power Measurement of Internal Combustion Engines and Electric Motors Net Power Measurement Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Internal Combustion Engines or Electric Drive Trains Intended for the Propulsion of Motor Vehicles of Categories M and N with regard to the Measurement of the Net Power and the Maximum 30 Minutes Power of Electric Drive Trains Liquefied Petroleum and Compressed Natural Gas Retrofit Systems LPG/CNG Retrofit Systems Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of: I Specific LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gases) Retrofit Systems to be Installed in Motor Vehicles for the Use of LPG in their propulsion system II. Specific CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) Retrofit Systems to be Installed in Motor Vehicles for the Use of CNG in their propulsion system Progress report of the informal group working on heavy-duty dual-fuel vehicle provisions in UN Regulations 49, 85, and 115. GRPE-63-0023
GRPE-63-24
Status report of the MACTP informal group
19 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Mobile Air-Conditioning Test Procedure MACTP Not applicable. Presently, the intention is to integrate the results of this project into UNECE R101 and Annex 4 on UNECE R83. Status report of the informal group developing a Mobile Air-Conditioning emissions Test Procedure. GRPE-63-0024
GRPE-63-25
Progress Report on the World-wide Light-duty Test Cycle
19 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicle Emissions Test Procedure WLTP Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicles Test Procedure Document Description GRPE-63-0025
GRPE-63-26
Particle Measurement Programme progress report (DfT)
19 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Particle Measurement Programme PMP Document Description GRPE-63-0026
GRPE-63-27
Proposal for WLTP roadmap revision
19 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicle Emissions Test Procedure WLTP Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicles Test Procedure Overview of proposals for amending the plans for establishing the Worldwide harmonized Light vehicle emissions Test Procedure (WLTP) in light of progress to date. GRPE-63-0027
GRPE-63-28
WLTP roadmap
19 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicle Emissions Test Procedure WLTP Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicles Test Procedure Excel spreadsheet showing the WLTP roadmap, including the current and proposed WLTP organization, as well as tentative meeting schedule. GRPE-63-0028
GRPE-63-29
Progress report by the chair of the informal group on REC
20 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Retrofit Emission Control Devices Retrofit Emissions Uniform provisions concerning the approval of Retrofit Emission Control devices (REC) for heavy duty vehicles, agricultural and forestry tractors and non-road mobile machinery equipped with compression ignition engines Presentation to the Working Group on Pollution and Energy (GRPE) on the status of work on a new regulation concerning Retrofit Emissions Control (REC) devices. GRPE-63-0029
GRPE-63-30
UNECE and the International Year for Sustainable Energy for All
20 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Presentation by the Sustainable Energy Division of the UN Economic Commission for Europe on UNECE activities in support of the UN's 2012 "International Year for Sustainable Energy for All". GRPE-63-0030
GRPE-63-31
Presentation on UNDA project for CO2 emissions monitoring
24 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Climate Change and Transport Climate Change Not applicable. Discussion topic only. Status report on efforts towards the "development and implementation of a monitoring and assessment tool for CO2 emissions in inland transport to facilitate climate change mitigation" under the UNDA's "For Future Inland Transport Systems" (forFITS) project. GRPE-63-0031
GRPE-63-32
DTP8 Wrap‐up an open issues
24 Jan 2012 Working Party Informal Documents Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicle Emissions Test Procedure WLTP Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicles Test Procedure This is the summary of the 8th session of the WLTP subgroup on development of the test procedures presented to the Working Party on Pollution and Energy. (This document is identical to the DTP meeting wrap-up document WLTP-DTP-08-05. Only the reference number has been changed.) GRPE-63-0032
GRPE/2012/1
Annotated provisional agenda for the 63rd GRPE session
24 Oct 2011 Working Party Formal Documents GRPE/2012/0001
GRPE/2012/2
Proposal for an amendment to Regulation No. 101 (Germany)
05 Nov 2011 Working Party Formal Documents Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Fuel/Energy Consumption CO2 Emissions/Fuel Consumption Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Passenger Cars Powered by an Internal Combustion Engine Only, or Powered by a Hybrid Electric Power Train with Regard to the Measurement of the Emission of Carbon Dioxide and Fuel Consumption and/or the Measurement of Electric Energy Consumption and Electric Range, and of Categories M1 and N1 Vehicles Powered by an Electric Power Train Only with Regard to the Measurement of Electric Energy Consumption and Electric Range Text prepared by Germany to introduce amendments to Annex 9 of Regulation No. 101 regarding the procedure for the determination of the electric range of hybrid electric vehicles taking into account the use of the fuel consuming engine. GRPE/2012/0002
GRPE/2012/3
Proposal for an amendment to Regulation No. 101 (UK)
08 Nov 2011 Working Party Formal Documents Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Fuel/Energy Consumption CO2 Emissions/Fuel Consumption Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Passenger Cars Powered by an Internal Combustion Engine Only, or Powered by a Hybrid Electric Power Train with Regard to the Measurement of the Emission of Carbon Dioxide and Fuel Consumption and/or the Measurement of Electric Energy Consumption and Electric Range, and of Categories M1 and N1 Vehicles Powered by an Electric Power Train Only with Regard to the Measurement of Electric Energy Consumption and Electric Range GRPE/2012/0003
GRPE/2012/4
EU proposal to align UN R49 with Euro VI emission standards (EC)
17 Nov 2011 Working Party Formal Documents Diesel and CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Diesel/CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Uniform provisions concerning the measures to be taken against the emission of gaseous and particulate pollutants from compression-ignition engines and positive ignition engines for use in vehicles Text prepared by the European Commission to align the requirements of the Regulation with those of European Union Regulation (EC) No 595/2009 and (EU) No 582/2011 (Euro VI ). GRPE/2012/0004
GRPE/2012/4/deletions
EU proposal to align UNR 49 with Euro VI emission standards (insertions and deletions) (EC)
17 Nov 2011 Working Party Formal Documents Diesel and CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Diesel/CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Uniform provisions concerning the measures to be taken against the emission of gaseous and particulate pollutants from compression-ignition engines and positive ignition engines for use in vehicles GRPE/2012/0004/deletions
GRPE/2012/4/insertions
EU proposal to align UNR 49 with Euro VI emission standards (insertions highlighted) (EC)
17 Nov 2011 Working Party Formal Documents Diesel and CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Diesel/CNG/LNG Engine Emissions Uniform provisions concerning the measures to be taken against the emission of gaseous and particulate pollutants from compression-ignition engines and positive ignition engines for use in vehicles GRPE/2012/0004/insertions