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Single sheet of paper for fossil fuel phase-out consultation

Road Transport

Andrew Forster
06 March 2020
Gooding: Government playing poker with car industry
Gooding: Government playing poker with car industry


The Government has launched a consultation on a phase-out date for the sale of new petrol, diesel and hybrid cars and vans. 

The consultation is extraordinary for its brevity. No analysis or discussion of the policy is provided, despite the huge social and economic implications and concerns that a phase-out date in the 2030s is impractical. 

Running to just half a page of text, the Office for Low Emission Vehicles’ consultation states: “On 4 February 2020, the Prime...

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