12 September, 2017, 00:28 | Author: Darnell Patrick
The ban will lead to a reduction of oil demand in China, as the country is now the world's second-largest oil consumer after the US.
Minister Xin Guobin told Xinhua, China's official news agency, that the policy is aimed to bring 'profound changes for our auto industry's development'. The ministry will work out the timetable, Xin said. Both countries recently announced they would prohibit the production of diesel and petrol cars by 2040.
Will China become the next country to ban conventional diesels and petrols?
China has been implementing a slew of measures, including tax exemptions, discounts for auto purchases and an order for government organisations to buy more new energy vehicles (NEVs).
Almost 2.7 million new cars were registered in the U.K.in 2016, making it the world's sixth biggest market.
China's interest in going all-electric reflects a fast-growing global trend towards banning the sales of new internal combustion vehicles.
China produced and sold more than 28 million vehicles previous year, according to the International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers. But consideration of a ban is yet more evidence of China's honest desire to transition away from fossil fuels.
China plans to "elevate new-energy vehicles to a new strategic level", he said.
About 2.5 million workers are in the solar power industry in China, according to CNN, while the us has only 260,000 solar power jobs, according to the International Renewable Energy Agency. Sales of pure electric vehiclessurged 65.1 per cent year on year to 409,000, accounting for 80 per cent of new energy vehicle sales, the Xinhua report said.
Global auto giants like Ford, and Volkswagen are aiming to develop fully electric cars in China.
China will soon unveil a mandatory cap-and-trade credit programme for electric cars, starting the countdown for carmakers to be in compliance with stricter rules on emissions and fuel economy, according to the country's state-backed auto association.
The killer clown flick utterly dominated the box office this weekend representing a towering 75% of the entire marketplace. Finally, IT is second for all R-rated movie launches, behingd Deadpool , which opened in 2016 with $132.4 million.
Nissan said it would launch a longer, United States 200-mile rated version of the Leaf in 2019 that would be more expensive. Nissan has also introduced several new technologies on the second-gen Leaf, including autonomous driving functionality.
The chipset that ensures phones run longer and cool as a cucumber has been a runaway hit in the under Rs 20,000 price segment. The Xiaomi Mi A1 was unveiled in New Delhi , India earlier this week, boasting a lot of improvements in specs and design .
Quarterback Max Browne - former USC starter - got Hall the ball right behind the end zone, and Penn State was ready. The Pitt defense gave up a number of long pass plays allowing YSU to climb back in and send the game to overtime.
Connectivity options include 4G LTE connectivity, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0, GPS, and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n options. Storage wise, the phone offers 16GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB using a microSD card.
But Alastair Cook, who floored two first-slip catches in the Windies chase in Leeds, dropped a seemingly routine chance. Westley will not want to see his dismissal again after he was trapped lbw by Holder on eight.
Paterno and McQueary had "no discussion of the previous complaint at that time or any other time", the report states. Paterno didn't testify on the emails because Penn State's investigation was released after Paterno died.
The Indian government is concerned about Rohingya immigrants in the country, and has been considering to deport them. The first such MoU between the two neighbours assumes significance for the northeastern region of the country.
Fantasy Impact Although Janikowski was placed on IR Saturday, he won't need surgery to fix the herniated disc in his back. Tavecchio kicked in college at Cal and bounced around different teams after going undrafted in 2012.
If OBJ is unable to go, Brandon Marshall and Sterling Shepard will start for the Giants against a weak Cowboys pass defense. Satellite radio subscribers can hear the Giants broadcast on Sirius channel 81 and the Cowboys broadcast on channel 83.
Dilshan Munaweera struck 53 and Ashan Priyanjan 40 not out in vain as the hosts finished a wretched run of clashes against India . Pandey finished off the game with a boundary that brought his maiden T20 fifty in 36 balls. "I want to play all the games".
USA calls for UNSC vote on North Korea sanctions
Meanwhile, the U.N.is considering fresh sanctions to counter North Korea's increasingly frequent and powerful missile launches. North Korea on September 3 detonated a hydrogen bomb that can be carried by an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).
Sooners face different challenge in Ohio State
Still, that Ohio State front seven are outstanding, and the defense as a whole is better at creating turnovers. This season, the Buckeyes find themselves ranked number two in the country with a whole season ahead of them.
Three Hurricanes at once: Irma, Jose and Katia
The depression is forecast to strengthen into a tropical storm within the next day or so, and it will receive the name Katia . So while Houston will be spared from another storm, eastern Mexico is at risk of localised flooding and potential mudslides.