Automobile, Pollution, Air pollution, Smog, Acid rain, Environmentalism

Five years after dieselgate, cars are still dirty. What went wrong?

On Mar 9, 2020
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RT @TRUE_Emissions: "millions of cars [are] polluting far more than our rules say they can... The consequences, although we cannot always see them, are deadly." The continuing legacy of the Dieselgate scandal highlights the need for real-world emissions testing 👇🚗💨📈 https://t.co/a3psKbe6X4
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Fifty-one million diesel cars in Europe are still emitting three or more times the legal limit of nitrogen dioxide, but political leaders are still stalling

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On Mar 9, 2020
@TheICCT shared
RT @TRUE_Emissions: "millions of cars [are] polluting far more than our rules say they can... The consequences, although we cannot always see them, are deadly." The continuing legacy of the Dieselgate scandal highlights the need for real-world emissions testing 👇🚗💨📈 https://t.co/a3psKbe6X4
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Five years after dieselgate, cars are still dirty. What went wrong?

Fifty-one million diesel cars in Europe are still emitting three or more times the legal limit of nitrogen dioxide, but political leaders are still stalling

Air pollution fears fuel fight against new London cruise ship terminal

The River Thames has become a ‘wild west’ unbound by new laws to clean up the city’s roads, say campaigners

A Grieving Mother Wants to Put a Face on Air Pollution

Millions die each year from dirty air. The trauma of a 9-year-old London girl may bring the dangers home.

London’s ultra-low emission zone cuts air pollution by a third in first six months

13,500 fewer polluting cars are being driven into central London since the ULEZ was implemented.

First month of Mayor’s ULEZ sees 74 per cent of vehicles comply

Number of older, more polluting non-compliant vehicles has reduced by 9,400 on an average day.

London slaps new charge on dirty cars for cleaner air

A new toll is now being enforced on dirty cars entering central London in an effort to reduce the toxic levels of air pollution that kill thousands of people in the capital city each year.

Air pollution falls by a third inside London's congestion zone

The six-month Ultra Low Emission Zone status report puts the city ahead of schedule to meet its 45% traffic emission reduction goal.