18 Nov 2020

Diesel and petrol cars to be phased out under government’s ‘green industrial revolution’

Chief Correspondent

Phasing out petrol and diesel cars. A town heated entirely by hydrogen. Enough offshore wind to power every home in the country.

These are some of the grand ambitions in Boris Johnson’s new 10-point plan to turn the UK into a world leader in tackling climate change.

But critics say the prime minister’s green revolution is neither urgent enough, ambitious enough, nor bold enough.