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Backlash Against Petrol and Diesel Vehicle Ban Led by Anti-Clean Air Zone Groups

On Jan 6, 2021
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Groups with a record of opposing clean air measures in the UK have been leading a backlash against the government’s plans to ban the sale of new petrol and diesel cars from 2030, announced in November.

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Backlash Against Petrol and Diesel Vehicle Ban Led by Anti-Clean Air Zone Groups

Backlash Against Petrol and Diesel Vehicle Ban Led by Anti-Clean Air Zone Groups

Groups with a record of opposing clean air measures in the UK have been leading a backlash against the government’s plans to ban the sale of new petrol and diesel cars from 2030, announced ...

Car industry: PM has 'moved goalposts' over petrol and diesel ban

Car industry: PM has 'moved goalposts' over petrol and diesel ban

Motoring organisations say UK is unprepared to move to electric vehicles only by 2035

How will the petrol and diesel car ban work?

How will the petrol and diesel car ban work?

A ban on sales of new petrol and diesel cars will be brought forward by eight years to 2032, MPs say.

UK petrol and diesel car ban could move to 2035

UK petrol and diesel car ban could move to 2035

Transport Secretary “thoroughly exploring” bringing ban on sale of all new conventionally powered petrol and diesel cars forward to 2035

How Electric Cars Can End The Age Of Oil

How Electric Cars Can End The Age Of Oil

Below is an excerpt fromInsane Mode: How Elon Musk's Tesla Sparked an Electric Revolution to End the Age of Oil by Hamish McKenzie.*

Electric vehicles are now on average £107 CHEAPER a year to own than petrol cars, analysis of lifetime running costs reveals

Electric vehicles are now on average £107 CHEAPER a year to own than petrol cars, analysis of lifetime running costs reveals

In 2020, the average lifetime running costs - including purchase price - for an electric car is £52,133, while an equivalent petrol model is £53,625, according to calculations by Direct ...

Press Releases

Press Releases

Electric Vehicle Association England welcomes Government’s confirmed commitment to end sales of new petrol and diesel cars and vans by 2030 • EVA England, a consumer association offering a ...

UK to ban new petrol and diesel sales from 2030

UK to ban new petrol and diesel sales from 2030

UK Government has confirmed its decision to bring forward the phasing out of the sale of new petrol and diesel cars and vans by 2030 – ten years earlier than planned – as part of the Prime ...

Can Cheap Electric Mini Cars Save Europeans If Traditional Power Ban Widens?

Can Cheap Electric Mini Cars Save Europeans If Traditional Power Ban Widens?

Britain’s ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars after 2030 will probably be followed by EU nations. Electric vehicles are too expensive to satisfy the mass market, but manufacturers ...

Free parking for electric cars and VAT cut considered to drive up sale of green vehicles

Free parking for electric cars and VAT cut considered to drive up sale of green vehicles

Experts claim extra "carrots" are needed to speed up the adoption of electric vehicles in line with plans to achieve net zero carbon emissions in the UK