Call for Portugal to ban petrol and diesel cars by 2030

Portugal should ban diesel- and petrol-engined cars by 2030, a move which, given the country’s large renewable capacity and virtually-untapped solar generating potential, would effectively decarbonise its transport sector, according to the Portuguese NGO Zero

by Richard Weyndling
Transport / Pollution: car exhaust close-up (photograph: Sergey Rasulov/123RF)
Transport / Pollution: car exhaust close-up (photograph: Sergey Rasulov/123RF)

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