DEFRA 'surprised' by mayor's LEZ decision

March 2009
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Mar2009, Issue 410, p29
This article explains that Great Britain's Environment Department (DEFRA) was taken by surprise with the decision of the mayor of London to scrap plans to extend the city's low emission zone to cover more vehicles. It explains that the decision of the mayor of London demonstrates lack of coordination with the national government and could undermine British government efforts to gain more time to meet European Union (EU) air quality limits.


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