“The city of Amsterdam announced its plan to replace all gasoline and diesel-powered cars and motorcycles with electric vehicles by 2030. The plan is an attempt to address unhealthy and alarming rates of air pollution in the city due to high traffic.
The plan will be rolled out in phases over the next decade, including:
- By 2020:
All cars built before 2005 will be banned from the city.
- By 2022:
All polluting public buses and taxis will be banned.
- By 2025:
All polluting boats and mopeds will also be banned. The city will also increase the number of electric vehicle charging stations in order to reach a total of at least 23,000…”