Study: The language used by the global climate change watchdog, the IPCC, is overly conservative – and therefore the threats are much greater than the Panel's reports suggest. Credit: CCO Publlc domain.
Wednesday, 27 February 2019
Nearly 50% of transport pollution deaths linked to diesel: study
A diesel truck in Canada. A PinP photo.
Some 385,000 people worldwide died prematurely in 2015 from air pollution caused by vehicle exhaust emissions, a US study found Wednesday, which singled out diesel engines as the main culprit. Story here.