Publications

12 Factsheets on Air Pollution

Gasping for Air

Twelve factsheets on agriculture, climate, cultural heritage, domestic heating, economy, ecosystems, health, industry, non-roadmachine, road vehicles, shipping and solvents.
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APC 28

Lost hopes for CCS – added urgency for renewable energy

Commercial carbon capture and storage technologies will not be widely available in the foreseeable future. 
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APC 27

70% less by early 2020’s – CO2 reduction in the Nordic-Baltic Region

A 70 per cent cut in CO2 emissions by 2020 since 1990, and 95 percent by 2030 in the Nordic-Baltic region is feasible, using known technology and not exceeding reasonable costs.
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Briefing

Solar power from Sahara for fossil-free Europe

Solar electricity from the Sahara could supply Europe with 15 per cent of its electricity by 2050, at a price tag of 400 billion euros.
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Brochure

For Clean Air Everywhere: what can be done in our cities to decrease air pollution?

A short guide to the effects of major air pollutants on human health, recommended guidelines and current EU standards. Followed by twelve practical steps for cleaner air in our cities.
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Briefing

Cutting SOx emissions from shipping

A briefing on the European Commission's proposal to revise the "sulphur in fuels directive" by aligning EU standards for shipping fuel with those adopted in 2008 by the International Maritime Organisation.
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Air and the Environment

This book is about a few hundredths of a percent of the air we breathe – for that is the total extent of what we call air pollution. Even so, the effects on people and nature are very tangible: the climate is changing, rare species of animals and plants are under threat, lakes are becoming acidified, buildings are eroding, and so on.
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