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Coal burning aggravating air pollution: Greenpeace 

Burning of coal is major source of air pollution, and thermal power plants including, those in NCR, are the main culprits for increase in deadly pollutants all over the country during past five years, a new report on Monday claimed. 546 more words

Air Quality

Air Pollution and Coal: A Public Health issue around the world

On May 18, the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment, along with the Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA), the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario ( 236 more words

Beijing to adopt China's tightest fuel standards by Jan : Xinhua

Beijing plans to roll out China’s tightest fuel standards by January 2017, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Monday citing the Beijing Municipal Environmental Protection Bureau, as the smog-choked city aims to drastically cut vehicle emission. 191 more words

Can Car Labelling Lead to Better Air Quality and Lower Carbon Emissions?

Environmental labelling of products and services has been used as a way to ‘nudge’ consumers to make greener choices but can car labelling lead to lower vehicles emissions and better air quality? 686 more words

Human Ecology

Now Germany Is Accusing FIAT of Running Dirty Diesels

Shares in Fiat Chrysler fell more than 5 percent on Monday after Germany’s Bild newspaper reported that the carmaker could be banned from selling cars in Germany if evidence was found that it disregarded emissions control regulations. 493 more words

International

A Tale of Two Cities: Environmental Justice and Transportation

The Asian Pacific Environmental Network (APEN) is a local non-profit organization that strives for environmental justice for all, specifically focusing on environmental justice for Asian and Pacific Islander communities. 684 more words

Environmental Justice