The Electric Vehicle Association of the Philippines (EVAP) has been recognized as a driving force in promoting sustainable transportation solutions in the country by the Global Electric Vehicle Network (GEAN) at the recent 10th International Electric Vehicle Expo in Korea.
EVAP President Edmund Araga was awarded by the GEAN led by its Chairman Daehhwan Kim for his efforts in promoting sustainable transportation solutions in Asia as president of the Asian Federation EV Associations (AFEVA).
Araga, who attended the event with EVAP Chairman Rommel Juan, said the event The event provided an excellent platform for the EVAP to showcase the progress made in promoting electric vehicles (EVs) in the Philippines.
“It was also an opportunity for the organization to gain insights from other countries and to explore new technologies that could be implemented in the Philippines,” said Araga.
Araga and Juan were also joined by Dennis Chuah, President of the Electric Vehicle Association of Malaysia, in representing the Asian Federation of Electric Vehicle Associations (AFEVA) at the event.
During the expo, the Philippine delegation had the opportunity to meet with representatives from other EV organizations and exchange ideas on promoting EV adoption. They also had the chance to see the latest EV models and technologies on display at the expo.
“The trip to Korea was a significant milestone for the EVAP and the Philippine EV industry. The event was a testament to the commitment of the EVAP to promoting sustainable and eco-friendly transportation solutions in the Philippines,” said Araga.