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U of T researchers model the health benefits of electric cars, find ‘large improvement in air quality’

Electric vehicles are often touted as a means of mitigating climate change, but a new University of Toronto model suggests that their public health benefits may be just as significant. — Read on http://www.utoronto.ca/news/u-t-researchers-model-health-benefits-electric-cars-find-large-improvement-air-quality Benefit health budget $10,000 per year … Continue reading

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THANK YOU for your work to convince Australian environment ministers that clean air matters.

Late last year, Australia’s nine environment ministers met to decide on new national air pollution standards for coarse particle (PM10) and fine particle (PM2.5) emissions. Unfortunately…Commonwealth Environment Minister Greg Hunt who pledged ‘clean air is a signature objective of my watch’ was entirely … Continue reading

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Possible game changer, clean air, water and food, enshrined in constitution

Already adopted by a number of Provinces, cities in Canada, States and cities in USA and more…”It was inspired by Carl Sagan’s famous essay and the photos taken by Voyager 1 showing the Earth as a tiny blue dot in … Continue reading

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