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China turning to electric cars as it caps carbon emissions

It joins countries such as the UK and France in seeking to phase out vehicles using petrol and diesel


CHINA will set a deadline for carmakers to end sales of fossil-fuel-powered vehicles, becoming the biggest market to do so in a move that will accelerate the push into the electric car market led by companies including BYD Co and BAIC Motor Corp.

Xin Guobin, the vice-...

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