Covid-19 restrictions bring a healthy drop in pollution
Reduced traffic and air travel along with lower levels of energy consumption mean our carbon emissions will be dramatically down this year, a new study has found
Measures to tackle Covid-19 have caused a steep fall in traffic-related pollution and will result in carbon emission reductions across much of the Irish energy sector this year, according to new research.
From transport to heat to electricity, the way we consume energy in Ireland has changed dramatically over the past three months due to Covid-19 restrictions and changes in how we work.
The consequences for energy-related pollution have been charted in a new paper...
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