30 Jul '17, 11pm

Banning petrol and diesel cars is symbolically important

Banning petrol and diesel cars is symbolically important

A £255 million implementation fund for all immediate work required to deliver plans within eight months to address poor air quality in the shortest time possible; A Clean Air Fund for councils to bid for money to introduce new measures such as changing road layouts to cut congestion and reduce idling vehicles, new park and ride services, introducing concessionary travel schemes and improving bus fleets. More details will be announced later this year. A £40 million Clean Bus Technology Fund grant scheme - part of a £290 million National Productivity Investment Fund announced in the Autumn Statement - to limit emissions from up to 2350 older buses. Government remains committed to putting the public finances back on a sustainable footing: so all money spent on air quality measures will be funded through changes to the tax treatment for new diesel vehicles or through repriorit...

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