The UK authorities banned the sale of petrol, diesel and hybrid vehicles in the country by 2035 – 5 years earlier than originally planned. It is reported by the Daily Mail with reference to the press service of the Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Boris Johnson.
The government plans to end the sale of new cars and vans with petrol and diesel engines even earlier, by 2035,” reads the statement.
Thus, the UK intends to demonstrate “urgent action” to reduce the harmful exhaust emissions, first by including in the prohibition even hybrid cars.
Similar limits, as it became known “Autonomistas a day by 2030 will operate in several other European countries: Denmark, Ireland, the Netherlands and Sweden.