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Oct 19, 2017 | 19:42 GMT

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China: Automobile Company To Stop Selling Combustion Engine Cars In 2025

Chinese automobile company Chongqing Changan said it would stop selling combustion-engine cars in 2025 and would instead invest some 100 billion yuan ($15.1 billion) to advance a new energy strategy, Reuters reported Oct. 19. Chongqing Changan is among the first Chinese companies to completely shift away from petrol-engine cars to less polluting technologies. In an effort to combat air pollution, China set a goal to have electric and plug-in hybrid cars comprise a fifth of auto sales by 2025. 

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