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Health impacts of air pollution from transportation sources in London

Fact sheet regarding the health impacts of emissions from the transportation sector in London
Published 2019.02.26: Publication

Health impacts of air pollution from transportation sources in Paris

Fact sheet regarding the health impacts of emissions from the transportation sector in Paris
Published 2019.02.26: Publication

A global snapshot of the air pollution-related health impacts of transportation sector emissions in 2010 and 2015

Exhaust from vehicles is a major source of outdoor air pollution worldwide. This study links state-of-the-art vehicle emissions, air pollution, and epidemiological models to estimate the impacts of...
Published 2019.02.26: Publication

IMO agrees that we can control black carbon emissions from ships. But will we?

Amid new scientific evidence that most black carbon present in the Arctic is from burning fossil fuels, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) agreed last week that there are up to 41...The International Maritime Organization agreed on 41 appropriate ways to reduce black carbon from ships and will consider potential black carbon control policies at the next Marine Environment...
Published 2019.02.25: Blog Post

Comments on the draft Delegated Regulation supplementing Directive (EU) 2018/2001 regarding the determination of high ILUC-risk feedstock

International Council on Clean Transportation comments submitted to the European Commission on the draft “Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) supplementing Directive (EU) 2018/2001 as regards the...
Published 2019.02.21: News

Jennifer Brodskaya

Published 2019.02.20: Profile

Assessing ride-hailing company commitments to electrification

This briefing assesses electric vehicle adoption among five of the world’s largest ride-hailing companies. It discusses company-specific electric vehicle adoption, examines plans for future growth,...
Published 2019.02.20: Publication

Researcher, India

Position Summary The ICCT seeks a highly committed, self-motivated person to contribute to our research to reduce vehicle emissions and improve efficiency of light and heavy duty vehicles in India...
Published 2019.02.19: Job Posting

Transitioning away from heavy fuel oil in Arctic shipping

As Arctic shipping increases, pressure is mounting to protect the environment from fuels that are harmful when burned and spilled, including heavy fuel oil (HFO). Presently, the IMO is working to...
Published 2019.02.18: Publication

Turbulence ahead for the supersonic renaissance

The UN’s International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), which sets internal standards and practices governing civil aviation worldwide, wrapped up its 11th triannual environmental committee (CAEP/...The Trump administration’s push to fast track supersonic development just had a mid-air collision with environmental realities.  Turbulent times lie ahead for commercial supersonic manufacturers.
Published 2019.02.17: Blog Post

ICCT announces new collaboration with Hainan Province

On January 15, 2019, the Hainan Provincial Department of Ecology and Environment and the International Council on Clean Transportation formally agreed to collaborate in promoting clean, sustainable,...
Published 2019.02.07: News

Internship: China Electric Vehicle Policy Research and Vehicle Emission Data Analysis

The ICCT office in San Francisco seeks a highly self-motivated, enthusiastic individual to contribute primarily to research projects on electric vehicle technology and policies to promote vehicle...
Published 2019.02.07: Job Posting

Clean Freight and Logistics Researcher, Beijing Office | 清洁物流项目研究员 北京办公室

Primary Responsibilities Overall: Support research projects on emerging issues at the intersection of clean vehicle technology, operations, mode strategies and environmental policy making with a...
Published 2019.02.07: Job Posting

Climate and air pollutant emissions benefits of bus technology options in São Paulo

Portuguese version In January 2018, the city of São Paulo, Brazil, adopted Law 16.802, an amendment to its Climate Change Law that sets 10-year and 20-year targets for fleetwide reductions in...
Published 2019.02.01: Publication

Benefícios de tecnologias de ônibus em termos de emissões de poluentes do ar e do clima em São Paulo

English version Em janeiro de 2018, a cidade de São Paulo, Brasil, adotou a Lei 16.802, uma amenda a sua Lei de Mudanças Climáticas que estabelece metas para os prazos de 10 e 20 anos de reduções...
Published 2019.02.01: Publication

Fact sheet: International policy impacts on palm oil in Indonesia

Global demand for palm oil has been growing rapidly, with worldwide imports almost tripling since 2000. Indonesia produces 51% of international palm oil and palm kernel oil imports. While overall...
Published 2019.01.30: Publication

International policy and market drivers of Indonesian palm oil demand

Indonesia produces roughly half of all palm oil and palm kernel oil globally. Palm oil has a variety of uses in food, animal feed, oleochemicals, and other industrial purposes. One significant use of...
Published 2019.01.30: Publication

The environmental and health impacts of a new generation of supersonic aircraft could be immense

Parts of Western Europe and North America could experience sonic booms every 5 minutes Emerging commercial supersonic aircraft could create severe environmental and health impacts by 2035 if plans...
Published 2019.01.30: News

Neue Generation von Überschall-Flugzeugen mit erheblichen Auswirkungen auf Umwelt und Gesundheit

Ein Wiederaufleben der kommerziellen Überschall-Luftfahrt könnte in den kommenden Jahren auch in Europa zu erheblichen negativen Umwelt- und Gesundheitsauswirkungen führen, sofern aktuelle Pläne von...
Published 2019.01.30: News

Noise and climate impacts of an unconstrained commercial supersonic network

This paper estimates the environmental impacts of reintroducing commercial supersonic transport (SST) aircraft into the global aviation fleet. We model the landing and takeoff (LTO) noise, sonic boom...
Published 2019.01.30: Publication

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