Electric cars charging
Clean vehicles ‘are needed to protect the environment’

That’s the verdict from 65% of people in the UK, according to a 2,000-adult survey conducted by Nissan

Short Fuse Episode 43

Short Fuse episode featuring the latest energy news and insights.

London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone comes into force today

It will apply 24 hours a day, seven days a week, in addition to the weekday Congestion Charge

London’s air pollution led to 4,000 people hospitalised in three years

That’s four people, including a child, admitted every day as a result of poor air quality

Short Fuse Episode 36

Short Fuse episode featuring the latest energy news and insights.

Local authorities granted £3m for cleaner air

The money from the government’s Air Quality Grant will be shared by 23 councils

Two million Londoners living in areas with illegal toxic air

That includes hundreds of thousands of children in the capital

Mental illness
Could air pollution be causing psychosis?

A new scientific study suggests toxic fumes are likely to be a contributory factor to the higher incidences of mental illness in urban areas

New air quality monitors for 10 London hospitals

They will provide real-time air quality measurements that will enable health professionals to take appropriate action

London schools trial backpacks with air quality monitoring sensors

The pollution levels of childrens’ journeys to and from their schools will be analysed