Sale of New Petrol and Diesel Cars and Vans

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 2:13 pm on 4th July 2019.

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Photo of Andrew Stephenson Andrew Stephenson Assistant Whip, Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) 2:13 pm, 4th July 2019

That is another shocking example. In the Road to Zero strategy, a copy of which I can lend to my hon. Friend, the Government announced that we would look into the best options for ensuring the adequate provision of electric-capacity connections at motorway service areas, and that work is under way. The key task over the next year is to sustain and strengthen our collaboration in the sector, as we stride towards our ambitious emissions targets for road vehicles and beyond.

Question put and agreed to.

Resolved,

That this House
calls on the Government to bring forward the date by which the sale of new petrol and diesel cars and vans will be ended.