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Govt urged to speed up replacement of diesel buses

A consortium of bus operators, power companies and green groups on Tuesday urged the government to expedite the replacement of diesel buses with ones that run on clean energy. The Zero Emissions Mobility Consortium said concrete action is urgently needed to tackle a dangerous level of roadside air pollution in…
bubmag
July 26, 2022
Air Pollution

Where You Live and How You Cook Can Greatly Increase Your Risk of Death

Recent research reveals that environmental variables like air pollution, along with high blood pressure, diabetes, and smoking, are highly predictive of people’s odds of dying. Environmental variables influence mortality riskA new study reveals that environmental variables like air pollution, together with high blood pressure, diabetes, and smoking, are highly predictive…
bubmag
July 25, 2022
Air Pollution

Record-breaking heat in Europe spurs dangerous air pollution

On Wednesday morning, the punishing heatwave that has roiled western Europe over the last week abated, heading east toward central Europe. The heat broke records across the United Kingdom and France and leaves a path of destruction in its wake: Train tracks and roads in London buckled, homes burned down…
bubmag
July 21, 2022
Air Pollution

Air Pollution Can Harm Babies While In Vitro

Air pollution can not only have harmful effects on a mom, but it could cause issues for their unborn child and holds a key to problems with the child's development, according to evidence found by researchers at the University of Washington. What to know: Air pollution should be considered a…
bubmag
July 15, 2022
Air Pollution

How Close is Perfect Nuclear Power? Perfect Energy?

Can we get nuclear reactors that are walkaway safe with no physical possibility of meltdown? Can we have energy that is a hundred times safer than solar and a million times safer than coal? Can we solve CO2 emissions and air pollution? Can we get energy that is much cheaper…
bubmag
July 7, 2022