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# clean-air - Thursday 10 December, 2020

New fleet of hybrid buses to be on Dublin and Galway roads by New Year
# Hybrid Bus
# Hybrid Bus

New fleet of hybrid buses to be on Dublin and Galway roads by New Year

Dec 10th 2020, 2:09 PM 20,215 Views 41 Comments

The first ten of 100 double-deck electric hybrid buses were launched today.

# clean-air - Friday 25 September, 2020

Poor air quality is prematurely killing over 1,300 in Ireland each year
# Clean Air
# Clean Air

Poor air quality is prematurely killing over 1,300 in Ireland each year

Sep 25th 2020, 6:01 AM 22,884 Views 59 Comments

The EPA’s report for 2019 says action must be taken.

# clean-air - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

'Banning children being driven to school' would improve air quality, says DCC official
# School Run No More
# School Run No More

'Banning children being driven to school' would improve air quality, says DCC official

Feb 18th 2020, 11:38 AM 26,063 Views 98 Comments

Brendan O’ Brien says it’s a hypothetical idea but would force solutions to be found.

# clean-air - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Smoky coal ban to be extended to 13 towns, but nationwide ban ruled out due to legal threats
# Air Quality
# Air Quality

Smoky coal ban to be extended to 13 towns, but nationwide ban ruled out due to legal threats

Dec 17th 2019, 3:44 PM 33,755 Views 48 Comments

The smoky coal ban was first introduced to Dublin in 1990.

# clean-air - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

More air quality monitoring stations on the way that will give real-time information to the public
# Clean Air
# Clean Air

More air quality monitoring stations on the way that will give real-time information to the public

Jan 10th 2018, 6:10 AM 5,880 Views 7 Comments

Environment Minister Denis Naughten said the importance of air quality and the impacts it has on our health cannot be underestimated.

# clean-air - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Three people die every day due to the state of the Irish environment - study
# Dirty Air
# Dirty Air

Three people die every day due to the state of the Irish environment - study

Nov 8th 2016, 9:29 AM 12,033 Views 18 Comments

1,200 premature deaths are caused every year by pollution according to the EPA.