California Proposing Ban on Gas and Diesel Cars

California Proposing Ban on Gas and Diesel Cars

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District in San Francisco has set aside $5 million to increase the number of electric car charging stations to 5,000 around the Bay Area. The city currently has 120 charging stations. In early October 2017, the California announced a potential ban on vehicles powered by internal combustion engines — in other words those running on gas and diesel. This announcement follows similar ones recently by China, France and the United Kingdom, all designed to shift drivers to electrified vehicles and help reduce pollution . The announcement raises plenty of questions, though, like whether […]