China plans to ban all diesel trucks from Beijing
Petroleumworld 09 19 2017
China's capital Beijing plans to ban all diesel trucks from the city with an emission standard of “national 3” from Sept. 21, 2019, state media reported on Monday that cites a government document.
** Near-term, there will be a partial ban of these trucks, from 6 am to 11 pm within the fifth ring roads of Beijing, starting this Thursday. The partial ban applies to trucks with eight metric tonnes or more loads of goods.
** A full ban will go into force from Sept. 21, 2019.
** China has five levels of emission standard. Trucks with “national 1” and “national 2” standards are already banned from the city.
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Reporting by Chen Aizhu; Editing by Richard Pullin from Reuters.
reuters.com 09 18 2017
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