Israel aims for zero new gasoline, diesel-powered vehicles by 2030

FILE PHOTO: Members of the media drive electric vehicles during the inauguration of Better Place's new vehicle demonstration center in the Israeli city of Tel Aviv February 7, 2010. REUTERS/Gil Cohen Magen/File Photo

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israelis will no longer be able to buy new gasoline or diesel-powered vehicles after 2030, the Energy Ministry said on Tuesday, unveiling a plan to replace them with electric cars and trucks that run on natural gas. The challenge will be creating an initial “critical mass” of cars that will move the […]

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