The Government is consulting on plans to introduce Clean Air Zones in 5 cities in England (Birmingham, Leeds, Nottingham, Derby and Southampton) to reduce air pollution. Unfortunately, Greater Manchester is not currently included – despite estimates that air pollution causes … Continue reading
EU action on pollution has led to big improvements in the quality of our air. However, much more needs to be done. Every year, filthy and invisible air pollution leads to tens of thousands of premature deaths in the UK.
Healthy Air Campaign consultation response: Draft plans to improve air quality in the UK – tackling nitrogen dioxide in our towns and cities
Healthy Air Campaign consultation response: Draft plans to improve air quality in the UK – tackling nitrogen dioxide in our towns and cities.
Headline: The Chancellor’s changes mean that from 2017 a new greener car will cost nearly a £1,000 more. The changes hit greener cars far harder than more polluting cars. Detail: The Budget announced changes to the Vehicle Excise Duty (VED) … Continue reading
In September 2012, JMP and Transport Initiatives, (JMP/TI) consultants were contracted by Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) to undertake a study into the feasibility of introducing a public bicycle sharing (PBS) scheme into the Greater Manchester (GM) area. The final … Continue reading