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Paris to ban fossil-fuel cars by 2030

Parisian authorities are planning to ban fossil-fuel vehicles by 2030, a city transport official says.
By Staff reporter 12 October 2017 0 27944

Parisian authorities are planning to ban the use of fossil-fuel vehicles in the city by 2030.

“We want to have zero diesel cars circulating in Paris for 2024 and zero gasoline cars for 2030,” a spokesperson from the municipality of Paris told Interfax Natural Gas Daily.

The announcement was first made by Christophe Najdovski, the city’s transport official, on France Info radio on Thursday morning. “Transport is one of the main greenhouse gas producers, so we are planning an exit from combustion engine vehicles, or fossil-energy vehicles,...