‘Turn your engine off outside schools’

A campaign to stop engine idling has seen a 38% reduction

More than 60% UK schools exceed healthy levels of air pollution

These levels are driven by rush hour traffic, research shows

‘Methane and CO2 emissions broke new record in 2021’

The annual increase of atmospheric methane in 2021 was the largest in the last 39 years, according to new research

India’s solar output dropped by a third due to air pollution

Polluted air is stopping all the potential sunlight reaching the surface, a new report claims

Camden Council installs electric chargers for canal boats

The Mayor of London has provided £65,500 in funding to install the electric moorings

Mumbai to become South Asia’s first net zero city

It has set an aim that is 20 years’ more ambitious than the whole of India – aiming for net zero by 2050

Biden reinstates California’s power to set own vehicle emissions standards

The US Environmental Protection Agency’s announcement reverses a decision made by President Donald Trump in 2019

Government sets aside £11.6m to tackle air pollution

The money will be provided through the ‘Air Quality Grant’, which has led to £42m being awarded since 2010

ULEZ expansion: Sadiq Khan proposes London-wide pollution charge

The new proposals would see the ULEZ charge extended to Greater London to protect people and the economy from the damaging impacts of air pollution

Air pollution when you hit the slopes?

A new report reveals how much air pollution there is in some of the world’s most popular skiing resorts