The Muswell Hill Moment: 2040 petrol and diesel ban

What do the public think?

New EU fuel labelling informs drivers on environmental impact

They will include information on the maximum biofuel content in the fuels

Israel to ban petrol and diesel car sales after 2030

The government plans to replace them with electric cars and gas-powered trucks

UK fuel duty to be frozen for ninth year in a row

The tax is paid on most fuels and currently stands at 57.95p per litre of petrol, diesel, biodiesel and bioethanol

Porsche takes diesel models off its lineup

The German automaker says the move is in part due to the diesel emissions scandal

Older, diesel vehicles in London could soon face parking surcharge

Westminster City Council has launched a consultation to see whether the move to improve air quality should be introduced

Renewable diesel producer eyes liquid plastic waste as potential raw material

Neste plans to convert old plastics into useful fuels, chemicals and new polymers

Shell CEO backs UK’s 2040 petrol and diesel ban being brought forward

Ben van Beurden said a closer date would help provide clarity for energy companies

Water firm United Utilities unveils 10-year green fleet plan

It aims to eliminate the use of diesel and support ‘home-produced energy’ instead

‘Less than 0.01% of US school buses use alternative fuel sources’

Around 95% of all such vehicles in operation in 2017 were powered by diesel engines