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It's not 100 % negotiated yet, but the EU parliament want to ban combustion engines in cars (new cars) from 2035. I think that sounds like a good idea.

@Chris
It's probably the shortest possible time it can be achieved without bankrupting car companies.

Bankrupting the giants would be bad for the climate and economy. They are the only ones able to mass produce electrical cars.

After 18 years Tesla isn't producing enough to replace the giants. Starting from zero now is slower than 2035.

Building a new (mass production ready) battery supply-chain will take 14 years.

The good thing is that many have started and will be finished before 2035.

@JohanEmpa I am convinced that the World doesn't need so many cars, they'll create too many traffic jams, etc.
We need better public transport, better walking and cycling possibilities.

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