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United Kingdom to ban fossil fuel new auto sales 5 years early”

"It's now predicted, unless we take urgent action, to get 3C hotter, and in the hurricanes and the bushfires and melting of the ice caps and the acidification of the oceans, the evidence is now overwhelming".

Johnson, however, is facing criticism from the woman he appointed to lead the conference, then who he fired last week.

Claire O'Neill hit out after being sacked as COP 26 president last week.

And if you're fuming about mixed messages from government about which is the best type of auto to reduce emissions and air pollution, spare a thought for the vehicle manufacturers which have spent billions investing in plug-in hybrid technology that adds significant cost to their wares.

"The Cabinet sub-committee on climate that you promised to chair, and which I was to attend, has not met once".

In his speech on Tuesday, he will urge other countries to follow the UK's lead in setting targets to cut their emissions to net zero - with major cuts to greenhouse gases and any remaining pollution offset by measures such as planting trees.

It is therefore being brought forward to 2035 at the latest, according to reports. "And my message to you all this morning is that they are wrong", he said.

The body also urged the United Kingdom government to reform plug-in grants of £3,500 for electric cars will are due to end in March, adding that in order to reach 2035 targets, the United Kingdom would need to reach sales of one-third of all new sales by 2025 and two-thirds by 2030.

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The government said past year it was providing an extra $3.25 million (2.5 million pounds) to fund the installation of more than 1,000 new charge points for electric vehicles on residential streets.

Scottish Power, which operates electricity grids in Scotland and the north of Wales, has previously criticised the energy regulator for limiting how much companies can invest in anticipation of an electric vehicle revolution over fears they might hike energy bills.

Ford, Volkswagen and Vauxhall are Britain's biggest-selling vehicle manufacturers, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders.

Chief executive Mike Hawes said that "accelerating an already very challenging ambition will take more than industry investment".

Helen Clarkson, CEO of the global non-profit The Climate Group, welcomed the "more ambitious" target from the Government.

However, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will announce that his country will no longer sell hybrid, petrol or diesel vehicles from 2035.

Many campaigners say Glasgow will be the most important summit since the Paris goals for capping global warming were agreed five years ago. It's not about Boris Johnson or me - it is about tackling the climate crisis. "We're going to need 25m EV chargers by 2050 - that's almost 1m million a year - in people's driveways, on streets, at work and supermarkets, on the road network", Anderson said. According to Reuters, she told listeners, "My advice to anybody to whom Boris is making promises - whether it is voters, world leaders, ministers, employees or indeed family members - is to get it in writing, get a lawyer to look at it, and make sure the money is in the bank". As I write, we have less than 7,000 hours before the start of COP26, where we have a chance to set a new global vision for climate recovery and build a new consensus for global climate action.



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