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The court orders diesel no-go zone with Highway 40 in Essen

The Administrative Court Gelsenkirchen has ordered the establishment of a diesel driving ban zone in Essen with parts of the motorway 40.

The court orders diesel no-go zone with Highway 40 in Essen

Diesel shock for food: The administrative court Gelsenkirchen has arranged for Essen the establishment of a diesel driving prohibition zone including parts of the busy highway 40. The "Blue Environmental Zone" is to apply in 18 of the 50 districts of the Ruhr city.




The judges obliged the state of North Rhine-Westphalia on Thursday to include appropriate provisions in the clean air plan. Occasion was a complaint of the German environmental aid (DUH). 


The organization is fighting for compliance with the EU-wide limit value for harmful nitrogen dioxide (NO2), which has been in place since 2010.





Author: AL
Source: Autolatest

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