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Israel – Considering Ban on Gas and Diesel Vehicles After 2030

Positive Future #302 (Feature photo – Israeli Road Sign in Hebrew, Arabic and English – CCA 2.0 International) While 2030 seems like a long way off, it is less than 12 years away. CleanTechnica journalist Steve Hanley reports on the announcement that Israel is considering a ban on all sales of gas and diesel vehicles as of 12/31/2030. While the ban is still under proposal, a decision is expected before year-end. The logistics of such a transition are not simple and will require pro-active engagement by the Israeli government almost immediately, if the legislation is passed. You can read the full story here: https://cleantechnica.com/2018/11/11/israel-will-ban-gasoline-diesel-vehicles-after-2030/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+IM-cleantechnica+%28CleanTechnica%29 Want More? – Sign up below…

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Denmark to Ban New Petrol and Diesel Car Sales in 12 years

Positive Future #279 (Feature photo – Lars Lokke Rasmussen, Prime Minister of Denmark – CCA 4.0 International) Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen of Denmark, a modest European nation of 5.8 million people, announced that all sales of new fossil-fuel-powered cars will cease in 2030. The nation plans to have 1 million electric and hybrid cars on the road by then. Electric Vehicles Research reports on the announcement and further adds that hybrids will be phased out by 2035. You can read the full story here. https://www.electricvehiclesresearch.com/articles/15558/denmark-to-ban-petrol-and-diesel-car-sales-by-2030 Want More? – Sign up below Special Deals Ahead…Sign up!

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15 Global Mega-Cities Curtailing Cars

Positive Future #230 (Feature photo – Car Exhaust – CCA SA 3.0 Unported) Increasing congestion in cities and over 3 million deaths a year linked to car emission pollutants are causing cities to take action. Curbed just published an article on how 15 of the world’s major cities are looking to curtail the use of cars in city limits. On the list are mega-cities such as Paris, London, Berlin and Mexico City. These mega cities represent tens of millions of people and their efforts could spark a much larger global trend. You can read the full story here: https://www.curbed.com/2017/4/10/15207926/car-ban-cities-pollution-traffic-paris-london-mexico-city Want More? – Sign up below Special Deals Ahead…Sign up!

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