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N.Y. Bill Orders All-Electric Truck Sales by 2045

April 27, 2021

The state Senate on April 26 passed a bill that would essentially mandate that all new passenger cars sold in the state run on electric power by 2035. The measure, which had earlier passed in the Assembly, would also have trucks and other heavy duty vehicles run on electricity by 2045.

The measure was sponsored by two Democrats, Assembly Environmental Conservation Committee Chairman Steve Englebright from Long Island and Westchester Senator Pete Harckham.

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