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Dembrow Punts Dirty Diesel Phase-Out, Backs Money to Replace Buses

Senate Bill 1008, which was to use Volkswagen settlement money to get old dirty diesel engines out of Oregon, has been heavily amended under pressure from contractors and truckers. 71 more words

Oregon Legislature

Air Pollution

In the last post I wrote that if I want to become better artist I need to learn more. Therefore I borrowed some books from the library about the basics of drawing and watched some Youtube videos that teach how to use watercolours properly. 89 more words

Diesel charge trial launched in central London 

Diesel car drivers will be charged an extra £2.45 an hour from today to park in parts of central London, in an attempt to combat toxic air. 178 more words

Air Quality

Diesel parking charges increase in Fitzrovia, Marylebone and Hyde Park zones

A 50 percent surcharge will apply to drivers of pre-2015 diesel vehicles paying to park in Fitzrovia, Marylebone and Hyde Park zones from today (Monday 26 June 2017) as part of Westminster council’s… 224 more words

Environment

New annual air quality targets already exceeded in Christchurch and Kaiapoi

Christchurch and Kaiapoi have already exceeded new annual air quality targets just four weeks into winter.

Christchurch and Kaiapoi have already exceeded new annual air quality targets just four weeks into winter. 382 more words

Air Quality

Part 3: New Mexico

Population:  2.084 million (2017)

Top 6 Industries Driving Economic Growth: (1) Federal Government Spending, (2) Oil and Gas, (3&4) Tourism and Retail, (5) Film, (6) Customer Service . 2,433 more words

Air Pollution

Latest diesel car models remain highly polluting, tests show 

Six new vehicles including Land Rover and Suzuki are adding to air pollution crisis, despite stricter rules coming in months

The latest diesel car models are failing to meet pollution limits when on the road, just three months ahead of stricter new tests, independent tests have found. 678 more words

Air Quality