Another green painted dystopian law
The big question over this issue is a) How will they know? Are the police now going to be looking at every single stationary car? What a massive invasion of privacy and waste of resources better served by preventing the issues covered in ‘Eyes wide shut’. b) Why not just make a polite request to the public?
Like so many of the financially motivated environmental laws and carbon trading, all of this is discrediting genuine green causes. Or is that the idea?
Fight back club: Vote for common sense and trust. And of course, note that starting your engine uses a great deal of fuel, so it is only worth turning it off if you are stationary for more than a few minutes.