A district court in Indonesia’s capital is expected to rule soon in a suit accusing the president and top officials of failing to curb pollution.
Category: Air Pollution
Last year’s lockdowns reduced emissions of soot and other pollutants that accelerate melting, which could make water supplies last longer throughout the coming year.
A study of European cities adds to a growing body of research indicating that investments in cycling infrastructure can encourage bike commuting, which helps cut greenhouse gas emissions.
The storm affected large parts of China, including Beijing, causing hazardous air quality and grounding dozens of flights.
China’s Communist Party has made great strides in reducing the country’s choking pollution, but a perfect storm of winds from the north and a post-pandemic industrial rebound created dangerously high levels of pollution across the country.
From the rise in poaching to the waning of noise pollution, travel’s shutdown is having profound effects. Which will remain, and which will vanish?
Air quality is improving in one of the continent’s fastest-growing regions, researchers have found. If the trend can be sustained, it would be good news for human health and climate change.
After a year when climate-related disasters seemed to become the norm, the team will be monitoring a 2021 that is pivotal for the world.
Legal and environmental experts hailed a coroner’s ruling that, for the first time in Britain, directly linked a specific person’s death to air pollution.
Many have burned their fields in defiance of antipollution laws. Some say that has worsened New Delhi’s air as the capital deals with a third coronavirus wave.