Centrica launches UK-wide heat pump project to slash social housing emissions

Nearly 600 homes across the North, North West, Midlands, East and South West will be fitted with low carbon heating systems

Google Maps to show greener and ‘cleaner’ routes

The new feature will direct drivers to routes estimated to release fewer carbon dioxide emissions

UK launches £120m scheme for zero-emission buses

The funding is forecast to support up to 500 zero-emission buses

Airly raises $3.3m to help clean up the air

Airly provides actionable insights about air quality with its AI-driven algorithms that predict air pollution over 24 hours, with a verifiability of up to 95%

Bath starts charging diesel and petrol cars to drive to the city centre

Drivers of polluting vehicles will be charged up to £100 a day to enter the centre

Nearly 82 countries exceeded WHO fine particulate matter limits in 2020

Delhi continued to be the most polluting capital in the world, a new IQAir quality report finds

Boris Johnson fires up £3bn ‘green bus revolution’

The investment will fund 4,000 new UK-built electric or hydrogen buses

Local authorities secure £5m boost to tackle air pollution

Anti-idling campaigns and e-taxis are among the projects that will be supported through the scheme

Ethnic minority kids ‘exposed to higher levels of pollution’

New report finds average NOx levels at schools with the highest percentage of BAME students are 28% higher than schools with the fewest non-white pupils

London school streets that banned cars sees boost in air quality

Roads surrounding schools are closed to motor traffic during pick-up and drop-off times, enabling children to walk or cycle to school, helping reduce car trips and improving air quality