A Ten Point Plan to Clean up London’s Air

A Ten Point Plan to Clean up London’s Air

London is facing an air pollution crisis. Our recent report Up in the Air: Part 1 documented the fact that more than 12% of London’s total area exceeded legal and healthy limits for nitrogen dioxide (NO2) in 2010. This area contained a workplace population of 3.8...
Why London needs a boiler scrappage scheme

Why London needs a boiler scrappage scheme

The GLA has this morning launched a Boiler Scrappage Scheme to replace old polluting boilers. In this blog I explain why this is a good proposition, particularly in terms of its potential to improve air quality, but argue that the ambition of the scheme needs to be...