The City of London introduces charges on vehicles to promote clean air.


In the quest for cleaner vehicles, the city of London  has  announced a new environmental scheme in “Square Mile”(one of London’s busiest areas). This scheme provides that new charges will be brought for on- street parking to promote clean air and reduce emissions, such as nitrogen oxides and particulate matter. 

Low emission vehicles, such as electric or hybrids, will now be charged £4 per hour while diesel and petrol vehicles will have to pay a higher amount of £5.20. All other vehicles will be charged £6.80 per hour.

The new environmental tariffs will use the RingGo app to automatically assess the model of car and allow motorists to pay without cash.

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