To Great Applause, Paris Announces Combustion Engine Ban by 2030: 'The proposal would accelerate existing efforts to reduce air pollution in the city after French President Emmanuel Macron promised to ban the sale of vehicles with combustion engines by 2040.'

To Great Applause, Paris Announces Combustion Engine Ban by 2030: 'The proposal would accelerate existing efforts to reduce air pollution in the city after French President Emmanuel Macron promised to ban the sale of vehicles with combustion engines by 2040.'
To Great Applause, Paris Announces Combustion Engine Ban by 2030: 'The proposal would accelerate ...

Whoa, actually leadership and a plan of action to reduce emissions? Fantastic! It's good to see the whole world isn't gungho to shit all over the environment. Now we just need to pressure China but from what I understand they are heavily investing in sustainable energy.

China is actually really progressive with their environmental policies. You should be trying to convince America as they're the ones who are falling behind.

Obama was on the right path, but we are currently on the worst course of action.

Great applause from whom?

Leader - check. Plan of action - check. Charismatic - check. MILF - check. Lover of the environment - check. Ladies and gentlemen, Emmanuel Macron is what the world can ask for

Will the technologies behind electrical cars be mature and affordable enough in thirteen years to make this practical? If not carried out correctly, this could also mean an embarrassing retraction because they /still/ didn't have a good enough electrically powered truck and they've just hamstringed logistics within the city.

US is doing a better job than most European countries, its just coming from the private sector, which is good.

Please, ban two-cycle engine mopeds immediately. One of those puts out more acrid smoke than several cars.

2040.

Holy crap! That's only 23 years away. Sooner than you think for a change of this magnitude.