Luxembourg has launched criminal proceedings against “unknown persons” in response to the Volkswagen diesel emissions scandal.
Smog fears have prompted the Beijing city government to tell officials not to set off fireworks or firecrackers to welcome the Lunar New Year. The Chinese New Year holiday begins on New Year's Eve on
Drivers in Paris have found themselves pulled over to see whether they comply with a new traffic restriction scheme using colour-coded stickers in an attempt to improve air…
Coal-dependent Poland is killing off its stalling wind power sector, it’s been claimed, despite it being the most power-polluting country in the EU.
Drivers must have a windscreen sticker to show how much their vehicle pollutes
Poland is the most-polluting country in the EU when it comes to producing power, a snapshot of latest data reveals.
Beijing and other cities across northern and central China were shrouded in thick smog Monday and Tuesday prompting authorities to delay dozens of flights and close…
A red fog alert has been issued in Beijing, which already has an orange smog warning
An eerie 12 second long time-lapse video of smog choking the city of Beijing gives a glimpse of the serious air pollution problem in the Chinese capital.
Hundreds of flights have been grounded and highways closed as authorities attempt to reduce the pollution
There is good news for motorists in Madrid, with city officials deciding not to extend unprecedented anti-pollution traffic restrictions imposed on Thursday.
Air quality levels collapse in two Chinese cities forcing factory and school closures, and grounding air traffic.
Last week air pollution took centre stage in France, as Paris and other cities including Lyon, took measures to combat hazardous air quality.
Lyon joins Paris in bringing in measures to curb pollution largely linked to vehicle emissions amid a bout of poor air quality.
As leaders and experts prepare to meet at the COP22 climate conference, protesters have been out in force in New Delhi to highlight the city’s soaring air…
A US judge has approved the latest Volkswagen settlement arising from its diesel emissions cheating scandal.
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Hungary has just announced plans to subsidise electric cars, but at the same time is blocking the installation of new wind turbines.
A global study says 92 percent of people live in areas where air quality exceeds World Health Organisation (WHO) limits.
The man who oversees Volkswagen’s emissions certification – Detlef Stendel – has been questioned by the authorities in South Korea over the so-called dieselgate…