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#Clean Air

# clean-air - Last year 2021

Cork City Council defends 'robot trees' as it launches Clean Air Strategy
# Robot Trees
# Robot Trees

Cork City Council defends 'robot trees' as it launches Clean Air Strategy

Aug 12th 2021, 7:38 AM 36,791 Views 49 Comments

Cork’s ‘clean air’ plan is being launched today.

# clean-air - All time

New fleet of hybrid buses to be on Dublin and Galway roads by New Year
# Hybrid Bus
# Hybrid Bus

New fleet of hybrid buses to be on Dublin and Galway roads by New Year

Dec 10th 2020, 2:09 PM 22,100 Views 41 Comments

The first ten of 100 double-deck electric hybrid buses were launched today.

Poor air quality is prematurely killing over 1,300 in Ireland each year
# Clean Air
# Clean Air

Poor air quality is prematurely killing over 1,300 in Ireland each year

Sep 25th 2020, 6:01 AM 23,065 Views 59 Comments

The EPA’s report for 2019 says action must be taken.

'Banning children being driven to school' would improve air quality, says DCC official
# School Run No More
# School Run No More

'Banning children being driven to school' would improve air quality, says DCC official

Feb 18th 2020, 11:38 AM 26,203 Views 98 Comments

Brendan O’ Brien says it’s a hypothetical idea but would force solutions to be found.

Smoky coal ban to be extended to 13 towns, but nationwide ban ruled out due to legal threats
# Air Quality
# Air Quality

Smoky coal ban to be extended to 13 towns, but nationwide ban ruled out due to legal threats

Dec 17th 2019, 3:44 PM 33,893 Views 48 Comments

The smoky coal ban was first introduced to Dublin in 1990.

More air quality monitoring stations on the way that will give real-time information to the public
# Clean Air
# Clean Air

More air quality monitoring stations on the way that will give real-time information to the public

Jan 10th 2018, 6:10 AM 5,909 Views 7 Comments

Environment Minister Denis Naughten said the importance of air quality and the impacts it has on our health cannot be underestimated.

Three people die every day due to the state of the Irish environment - study
# Dirty Air
# Dirty Air

Three people die every day due to the state of the Irish environment - study

Nov 8th 2016, 9:29 AM 12,071 Views 18 Comments

1,200 premature deaths are caused every year by pollution according to the EPA.