China to offer subsidies to phase out highly polluting diesel trucks

FILE PHOTO: Vehicles are seen as heavy smog blankets China's capital after the city issued its first air pollution alert for the winter season, in Beijing, China November 26, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China said on Tuesday it will encourage local governments to provide subsidies and formulate targets to speed up the elimination of highly polluting diesel trucks from the country’s roads, as it seeks to crack down on such vehicle emissions. Beijing made the comments in a document issued on the State Council’s website, […]

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