Car manufacturers have been fined over excess emissions, now they want permission from the new US President to produce more greenhouse gases
‘People must be able to go to court to defend the environment – this is the only way to make sure the environmental gains of the last 40 years are not lost,’ says activist group ClientEarth
Much of the air pollution in China comes from natural sources, rather than the burning of fossil fuels that makes up most of the problem in the West
Pollution from the Aberthaw power plant is estimated to have caused the premature deaths of 18,000 people in England and Wales, according to environmentalists
Air quality in the capital was worse than in Beijing
National tribunal prohibits use of cutlery, bags and other plastic items amid concern over pollution of the sea and air
Any diesel-run vehicle showing a 'Level 5' sticker on their windscreen, which indicates they were produced from 1997 to 2000, is not allowed on the road
Londoners warned high pollution levels may require them to limit strenuous physical activity
Drivers are not part of an 'evil, diesel fume-belching demonic brotherhood, intent on choking our streets and our children’s lungs', Rob Flello says
Car maker ‘obfuscated, they denied and they ultimately lied,’ says Attorney General
2017 only just arrived, but one manufacturing company is already looking 45 years into the future.
A twisting, smog-eating tower is going up in Taipei, Taiwan.
The time-lapse video shows the smog sweeping over the city in the space of 20 minutes
The restrictions, which ban cars with a registration plate ending in an even number one day and an odd number the next, are set to continue until pollution levels are sufficiently cut
'We're likely to see a huge shift in how our cities look and how transport is managed'
Pollution levels are six times higher than the World Health Organisation guidelines, Greenpeace says