Sunday, November 28, 2010

Air Pollution Alerts - November 28th, 2010

News & Information; Every Sunday
(Last on November 21st, 2010)

The Daily Green, November 28th, 2010
5 Factors Necessary for Cutting Coal Use in Half.

Times of India, November 28th, 2010
Air pollution death toll on rise in Indian Cities.

Payavand, November 28th, 2010
Emergency meeting held on Tehran's air pollution.

Manila Bulletin, November 28th, 2010
November is Clean Air Month.

CBC News, November 26th, 2010
2nd-hand smoke kills 600,000 a year.

Science Daily, November 25th, 2010
City of Vancouver Sets Transportation Records During 2010 Winter Games.

Xinhua Net, November 25th, 2010
China sets up real-time air quality monitoring network.

Wall Street Journal, November 25th, 2010
Shanghai’s Air Bad, But Crazy Bad?

Environmental Research Web, November 24th, 2010
Insight: observing air pollution sources from space.

Wireless, November 24th, 2010
Mobile communications combat traffic jams and smog in megacities.

Cause-Because, November 24th, 2010
Avoid-shift-improve: The transport sector is in for a spin.

Reuters, November 23rd, 2010
Air pollution exceeds safety limits in big Asian cities.

CNN, November 22nd, 2010
Mayors sign global pact to tackle urban emissions.

CASI, UPenn, November 22nd, 2010
The Road Transport Energy Challenge in India.

Live Mint, November 22nd, 2010
Replacing the traditional ‘chulha’.

Vietnam News, November 22nd, 2010
Kiln pollution continues despite deaths.

Daily Breeze, November 22nd, 2010
Ports agree to updated Clean Air Action Plan.

New York Times, November 21st, 2010
Nations That Limit Coal Use Export It to Feed China’s Need.

Hindustan Times, November 19th, 2010
Delhi tops India's fatal accident list.

DNA India, November 19th, 2010
Maharashtra Pollution Board ignores ‘smoky’ brick kiln.

Xinhua Net, November 17th, 2010
China's coal consumption to top 3.8 bln tonnes in 2015: association.

Shanghai Daily, November 17th, 2010
No worries over air quality after blaze.

Current, November 16th, 2010
Air Pollution: Silent Killer in the City.

Indian Express, November 16th, 2010
Delhi will need 370 km of BRT, more Metro lines.

Xiamen News, November 12th, 2010
Motor vehicles to be labeled with yellow & green signs in Xiamen.

MoNRE, November 10th, 2010
Air pollution high in HCMC, Vietnam.

MoNRE, November 10th, 2010
Lao Cai To Tackle Environment Pollution Hot Spots in Vietnam.

VACNE, November 1st, 2010

Ha Noi to move polluting firms.

Sunday, November 21, 2010

Air Pollution Alerts - November 21st, 2010

News & Information; Every Sunday
(Last on November 14th, 2010)

IEA, November, 2010
Contribution of Natural Gas to Sustainable Transport".

MoEF, India, November, 2010
Climate Change and India: A 4X4 Assessment.

The New Yorker, November 22nd, 2010
Uncomfortable Climate.

Chicago Tribune, November 21st, 2010
Lots of smoke, noise — but not much action on diesel engine idling.

Financial Express, November 21st, 2010
Sustainable solution for natural gas crisis.

Times of India, November 20th, 2010
Pedestrians should be the focus of transport plans.

Carbon Offsets Daily, September 20th, 2010
India to study impact of carbon aerosols on public health.

DNA India, November 20th, 2010
Experts urged for non-motorised transport in Pune.

CNN, November 19th, 2010
London's dirty streets trial sticky solution.

Vietnam News, November 19th, 2010
Environmental laws have to be tightened.

Rus Business News, November 19th, 2010
We'll think about coal tomorrow.

The Ledger, November 19th, 2010
Ozone Pollution: Killer in the Air.

Troy Media, November 19th, 2010
Carbon-emission schemes are going up in smoke.

CRI, November 19th, 2010
Heavy Fog Disrupts Air, Road Transport in SW China.

NPR, November 19th, 2010
US Embassy: Beijing Air Quality Is 'Crazy Bad'.

NeoTommy, November 17th, 2010
Tibet's Disappearing Glaciers Could Devastate Asia.

Press Information Bureau, India, November 16th, 2010
Deaths due to Exposure to IAO in Rural Areas.

Pollution Online, November 16th, 2010
Time To Prepare For Climate Change.

LiveMint, November 16th, 2010
Cutting red tape for urban transformation.

CNN, November 16th, 2010
Air pollution: Silent killer in the Kobe city.

Science Daily, November 16th, 2010
Earth's Lower Atmosphere Is Warming, Review of Four Decades of Scientific Literature Concludes.

Press Information Bureau, November 15th, 2010
Pollution Due to Sulphur Dioxide on Decreasing Trend.

The New York Times, November 13th, 2010
As Glaciers Melt, Science Seeks Data on Rising Seas.

Climate-L, November 12th, 2010
Ozone Meeting Concludes Without Progress on Low-Global Warming Potential Alternatives.

China Daily, November 11th, 2010
Industrial zones come clean due to green drive.

Xinhua Net, November 9th, 2010
Beijing metro to exceed 300 kms by yearend.

Xinhua Net, November 8th, 2010
Pollution levels in Chinese cities getting better.

Xinhua Net, November 7th, 2010
Energy reduction policies causes unexpected diesel shortage in China.

Economist, October 28th, 2010
Biofuels are back. This time they might even work.

The Economist, September 23rd, 2010
Brazil, long the world’s deforester-in-chief, is mending its ways.

The New York Review of Books, May 27th, 2010
The Message from the Glaciers.

Monday, November 15, 2010

Air Pollution Alerts - November 14th, 2010

News & Information; Every Sunday
(Last on November 7th, 2010)

Live Mint, November 14th, 2010
Germany defends its cars over pollution.

My News, November 13th, 2010
CSE supports Jairam Ramesh on restraints on SUVs and dieselisation of personal cars.

Shanghai Daily, November 13th, 2010
Sandstorm fallout affects city air.

The Economic Times, November 13th, 2010
Greens cheer Ramesh's call to restrict big diesel cars.

Salt Lake Tribune, November 13th, 2010
Task force should consider health costs of using fossil fuels.

Reuters, November 12th, 2010
India Steers Full Speed towards Low Carbon Transport.

Net News, November 12th, 2010
UK First As London Trials System to Reduce Particulate Air Pollution.

Science Daily, November 12th, 2010
Satellites Provide Up-to-Date Information on Snow Cover.

The Guardian, November 12th, 2010
How Brazil can speak for both rich and poor countries on climate change.

Science Daily, November 11th, 2010
Cleaner Stoves for Developing Countries, Thanks to Heat-Powered Fan Design.

CAI-Asia, November 11th, 2010
Turning Asian Cities Into Livable Cities Emphasized During BAQ.

Financial, November 11th, 2010
ADB: $120M Loan to Improve Urban Planning, Services, in Bangladesh.

Business World, November 10th, 2010
Manila one of five Asian cities with ‘good’ air quality -- ADB.

The Guardian, November 10th, 2010
Geo-engineering: climate intervention is a dilemma for scientists.

IEA, November 9th, 2010
IEA Releases World Energy Outlook 2010.

Gov Monitor, November 9th, 2010
Singapore Outlines Effort To Achieve Better Air Quality.

ESG, November 9th, 2010
Campaign to Reclaim Bangalore's Commons.

Financial, November 9th, 2010
ADB's Clean Air Scorecard to Help Asia Reduce Air Pollution.

Railway Technology, November 9th, 2010
Vietnam to Negotiate with ADB on Metro Line.

Gartoo, November 8th, 2010
Are Polluting Factories in Your Region Affecting House Prices?

Bloomberg, November 8th, 2010
China's CO2 Emissions Must Be Same in 2030 as Now, Stern Report Says.

Environmental Technology, November 8th, 2010
China's air quality drops due to car emissions.

India Today, November 7th, 2010
High levels of pollution suffocate east Delhi this Diwali.

AFP, November 7th, 2010
China cancels free public transport for Asian Games after overwhelming response.

UNHABITAT, November 4th, 2010
New Network tackles Transport Research Challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Sydney Morning Herald, October 28th, 2010
Chinese firms blamed in huge greenhouse gas scam.

Sunday, November 7, 2010

Air Pollution Alerts - November 7th, 2010

News & Information; Every Sunday
(Last on October 31st, 2010)

American Thinker, November 7th, 2010
The Biofuels Scam.

US News, November 5th, 2010
5 Easy Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality.

Phys Org, November 5th, 2010
Aerosol particles form in nighttime plumes from coal-fired power plants.

People's Daily China, November 4th, 2010
Vehicle emission becomes major source of China's air pollution.

Gulf News, November 3rd, 2010
India faces energy challenge.

Asia One Motoring, November 2nd, 2010
In China, a new licence plate rule keeps cars off streets.

Manila Standard Today, November 2nd, 2010

Makati City acquiring 14 more e-jeeps.

Indian Express, November 2nd, 2010
Pune’s turn for IITM air quality measurement.

Science Daily, November 2nd, 2010
Algae for Biofuels: Moving from Promise to Reality, but How Fast?

Science Daily, November 2nd, 2010
Every Person Emits Two Tons of Carbon Dioxide a Year Through Eating.

Science Daily, November 2nd, 2010
New Way of Removing Excess Nitrogen from the Environment.

DNA India, November 2nd, 2010
As Bangalore city grows, footpaths shrink.

World Changing, November 1st, 2010
China's Urban Low Carbon Future in Shanghai.

Shanghai Daily, November 1st, 2010
Clear blue skies ahead for Shanghai.

Science Daily, October 31st, 2010
Avoiding CO2 Capture Health Risks Is Possible.

Xinhua Net, October 30th, 2010
China's energy consumption to be kept below 4.2 bln tonnes of coal by 2015.

MoNRE, October 27th, 2010
Cement firms advised to downgrade coal.

MoNRE, October 19th, 2010
Taking Steps To Curb Air Pollution.

Switch Board, October 19th, 2010
The Business of Green: India Inc's Embrace of Low-Carbon Opportunities.

Indian Express, June 9th, 2010
Asia's Alarming Cities.