Five days before he introduces a ground-breaking new toxicity charge (T-Charge) in central London, the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has delivered a new online car checker designed to help motorists buy brand new cars with the cleanest, least-polluting engines.…
Sept 26 2017 saw the launch of a new global alliance promoting the voluntary adoption of an independent on-road vehicle emissions test and rating system – AIR – Allow Independent Road testing. A comprehensive factsheet detailing the background behind the formation of AIR, its values, its methodology, and its objectives can be found at AIR – a new global alliance promoting on-road vehicle emissions tests
Cars that emit up to 18 times the official NOx limit in real-world conditions are still being sold, 20 months after the emissions scandal broke and amid an ongoing air pollution crisis.
The continued sale of highly polluting diesel cars is surprising, said Nick Molden, at Emissions Analytics: “The technology to clean up diesel emissions has existed for quite a long time.”
- London and Paris to use on-road emissions data to improve air quality
- Emissions Analytics’ data to help inform consumer decisions in both cities
- EQUA Index launched today in France
In a drive to improve urban air quality, the cities of London and Paris will launch an on-road emissions scoring tool for residents, using Emissions Analytics’ data.…
On 29 March 2017, London Mayor Sadiq Khan announced that he would be introducing a system based on the EQUA Index data, to allow motorists to choose the least polluting vehicles.
Read the full account by Daily Mail motoring correspondent Ray Massey.…