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London's Mayor Wants VW To Pay $3 Million In Lost Congestion Charge Tolls

Since the U.K. government has done nothing to make Volkswagen pay for Dieselgate, Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London, is asking VW to come up with 2.5 million pounds ($3 million) to compensate the city and its residents for the 80,000 diesel cars fitted
November 21, 2016, 1pm PST | PabloValerio | @pabl0valerio
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The money will be used to fund a new air-quality program for London's schoolchildren, and Mayor Khan is also asking the government to create "a national diesel scrappage" program to help replace polluting vehicles.

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Published on Sunday, November 20, 2016 in Cities of the Future
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