14 Nov '17, 7pm

The goal is to be emission-free by 2030

Volvo electric bus Enlarge Photo The mayors of 12 major cities from around the world have taken a landmark step to increase the use of zero-emission public transportation late last month. Mayors of London, Paris, Los Angeles, Copenhagen, Barcelona, Quito, Vancouver, Mexico City, Milan, Seattle, Auckland, and Cape Town all signed the C40 Fossil-Fuel-Free Streets Declaration, which pledges that they will add only fully electric buses to their cities' public transportation from 2025. Although electric buses are the largest part of the agreement, the mayors also agreed to other measures to reduce carbon output in their respective cities. DON'T MISS: Syria to sign Paris Climate pact, leaving US alone; Trump disinvited from climate summit The agreement's language in general calls for "a future where walking, cycling, and shared transport is how the majority of citizens move arou...

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