A ban on the sale of all new internal combustion engine and hybrid cars and vans from 2030 is the single most important measure the government can take to get the UK on track to meeting its existing carbon targets.
Read our analysis of different phase out dates and what supporting policy is needed to make a 2030 phase out possible.
This briefing was written with Greenpeace.
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Economic choices the UK makes now will determine the trajectory of the country for decades to come.
We present the case for action needed in five areas for a resilient recovery that ensures prosperity, health and renewal for the long term.
Read the report: Blueprint for a resilient economy
Press release: 'Urgent revision of planned UK infrastructure projects needed now to achieve green recovery'