France will say au revoir to gas and diesel vehicles by 2040

Eiffel Tower in Paris, France (photo by Rijin, via Wikimedia Commons)Last summer, Paris banned older cars from its city center in an effort to reduce pollution. Now, France has gone several steps further, announcing plans to ban the sale of gas and diesel vehicles in the country by the year 2040. The announcement came from France’s Environmental Minister, Nicolas Hulot, who was appointed by newly elected president…

from http://www.thecarconnection.com/news/1111415_france-will-say-au-revoir-to-gas-and-diesel-vehicles-by-2040

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