Before-and-after photos show the dramatic effect lockdowns are having on pollution

One-third of the world is under lockdown as a response to the coronavirus pandemic. Air traffic is down, fewer cars are on the road, and factories are closed. We can see wild animals roam empty streets, and nature is reclaiming urban areas. In many places, air pollution has noticeably reduced. Experts don’t think this will […]

Reducing pollution with electric vehicles

According to the Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy, plug-in electric vehicles (also known as electric cars or EVs) can help keep your town and your world clean. In general, EVs produce fewer emissions that contribute to climate change and smog than conventional vehicles. Life cycle emissions include all emissions related to fuel and […]

Electric cars really reduce climate pollution

New study again dispels the myth that electric cars are more polluting than gas-powered cars because they are charged by coal-fired electricity. Electric cars are better for the climate than gas-powered vehicles in nearly every part of the world. That’s the clear, unequivocal finding of the first study that conducted a global examination of the […]