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Airport expansion at Heathrow or Gatwick would breach air pollution laws

Posted on 23 May 2015

Airports Commission: Consultation on Air Quality Assessment Airport expansion at Heathrow would cause aggravated breaches of nitrogen dioxide limit values and be unlawful Airport expansion at Gatwick would not be consistent with sustainable development Dear Sir Howard Clean Air in … Continue reading

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Major victory for ClientEarth enforcing nitrogen dioxide laws

Posted on 29 April 2015

In a landmark judgment, the Supreme Court has unanimously ordered that the government must submit a proper new air quality plan for the UK to the European Commission no later than 31 December 2015. Importantly, the Court also ruled that there … Continue reading

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ASA says TfL made misleading claim in ULEZ advertisement

Posted on 8 April 2015

Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has ruled that Transport for London (TfL), trading as the Mayor of London, made a misleading claim in an advertisement when it stated that the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) would ‘reduce vehicle pollution by half’ … Continue reading

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Mayor gets ‘C minus’ in new ranking of air quality in 23 European cities

Posted on 30 March 2015

After seven years, Mayor is lucky to get a ‘C minus’ in new ranking of air quality in 23 European cities Top five cities of Zurich, Copenhagen, Vienna, Stockholm and Berlin have either met, or are due to meet, the … Continue reading