MIT designs hybrid-electric jet that ‘could fly with 95% less NOx emissions’

The aircraft uses technology which claims to ‘clean’ exhaust gases during flight

TfL reaches milestone as its entire core bus fleet ‘meets the strictest emissions standards’

The bus fleet upgrade is forecast to see nitrogen oxide emissions and particulate matter from buses fall by an average of 90% and 80% respectively

Welsh Government sets out plan for Clean Air Bill with coal burning ban and wet wood restrictions

The proposals are part of a consultation published alongside plans for a new clean air law for Wales

Coventry and Oxford on track to become ‘UK’s first’ all-electric bus cities

The cities could be awarded up to £50 million each to introduce all-electric bus services as a result of an England-wide competition

Average warming in global cities ‘will increase by up to 4.4°C by the end of century’

Average warming across global cities will increase by 1.9°C to 4.4°C, depending on the rate of emissions, according to a new study

‘Landmark’ ruling shows air pollution contributed to death of nine-year-old in South London

The girl who died from an asthma attack has reportedly become the first person in the UK to have air pollution listed as a cause of death

New York adopts new regulations to reduce power sector emissions

It will ensure regional emissions are 65% below the baseline by 2030

UK’s Air Quality Expert Group seeks evidence on fine particulate matter

Responses from scientific experts will help inform government’s approach to reducing the pollutant

Government injects £61m into ‘Europe’s largest’ flying lab for climate change

The jet supports research on environmental challenges such as climate change and severe weather events

NASA: Global nitrogen dioxide emissions plummeted by 20% during Covid-19 lockdowns

In almost 50 out of 61 city centres, nitrogen dioxide reductions were between 20% and 60% since the pandemic began, according to a new report