Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia’s Education Bill Package Successfully Passes the Assembly

AB 2453, Air Pollution: Schools works to make schools in communities identified for Community Emission Reduction Programs pursuant to AB 617 eligible for funding for air quality adaptation efforts, including but not limited to installing vegetative barriers and upgrading or installing air filtration systems. Additionally, it would declare that updates to air filtration systems are eligible for facility modernization funding.

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Sushil Modi to raise non-inclusion of Bihar cities in environment programme

Lamenting that no cities of Bihar was included in the National Clean Air Programme , state Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Sunday said he would raise the issue at the environment ministers’ conference. The government has formulated the NCAP as a medium term national level strategy to tackle the increasing air pollution problem across the country.

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Multi-model assessment of air pollution-related premature mortality…

Im, U., J. Brandt, C. Geels, K. Hansen, J. Christensen, M. Andersen, E. Solazzo, I. Kioutsioukis, U. Alyuz, A. Balzarini, R. Baro, R. Bellasio, R. Bianconi, J. Bieser, A. Colette, G. Curci, A. Farrow, J. Flemming, A. Fraser, P. Jimenez-Guerrero, N. Kitwiroon, C. Liang, G. Pirovano, L. Pozzoli, M. Prank, R. Rose, R. Sokhi, P. Tuccella, A. Unal, M. Garcia Vivanco, J. West, G. Yarwood, C. Hogrefe, AND S. Galmarini. Multi-model assessment of air pollution-related premature mortality in Europe and U.S.: Domestic vs. foreign contributions.

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UN creates a new global climate change coalition

Earth has a “30-year window of opportunity” to tackle climate change, according to World Meteorological Organization secretary-general Petteri Taalas. He called for greater urgency in carrying out the Paris Agreement as the leaders of the World Health Organization and United Nations Environment Program together with WMO launched a brand-new climate change coalition.

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