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Would UK be ready for a new petrol car ban in 2030?

Would UK be ready for a new petrol car ban in 2030?

Science
Boris Johnson is poised to announce that the government is bringing forward by a decade a ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars to 2030 from 2040, the BBC understands.It's understood that new hybrid cars – those with electric motors as well as engines – will get a stay of execution: they will be banned from 2035.But would the UK be ready for these changes?Chief environment correspondent, Justin Rowlatt, reports.Let's block ads! (Why?) BBC News - Science & Environment
Covid vaccine: No guarantees on Pfizer roll-out but NHS ready – Hancock

Covid vaccine: No guarantees on Pfizer roll-out but NHS ready – Hancock

Health
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Firms urged to get ready for new EU relationship

Firms urged to get ready for new EU relationship

Business
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Orion spacecraft ready to return humans to deep space, officials say

Orion spacecraft ready to return humans to deep space, officials say

Science
ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 16 (UPI) -- The anticipated return to deep space in 2024 for the first time in nearly 50 years brings a unique set of challenges that only one spacecraft on the planet currently can meet, officials with Lockheed Martin said at a global space event this week. Life support and radiation shielding systems on NASA's Orion spacecraft, built by Lockheed, make it qualified for deep space missions -- those beyond low-Earth orbit where the International Space Station is situated, said Shelby Hopkins, senior systems engineer for Lockheed's Orion program. Advertisement "Deep Space has really unique environment and is more dangerous than low-Earth orbit, so we have to consider things like increased radiation ... it forces us to come up with innovative solutions," Hopkins said duri...
Musk: Cheaper Tesla ready ‘in about three years’

Musk: Cheaper Tesla ready ‘in about three years’

Technology
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