ADD249 The social and economic impacts of London’s ultra/low emission vehicle sector

Type of decision: 
Assistant Director's decision
Code: 
ADD249
Date signed: 
01 April 2015
Decision by: 
Patrick Feehily, Assistant Director, Environment

Executive summary

The Mayor of London is taking forward a number of policies and programmes that aim to support the Ultra /Low Emission Vehicle (U/LEV) sector and stimulate the uptake and use of these vehicles in London. The Mayor and wishes to understand how this contributes to their economic and transport objectives, the Government’s Plan for Growth, the UK Automotive Strategy and Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) strategy for ultra-low emission vehicles, as well as reviewing what other opportunities exist for intervention that addresses existing market failures and increases social and economic impact, including new jobs, investment and economic growth.

This permission replaces and cancels ADD145 that was approved in February 2014.

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