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Even so, would such a finding have any effect? Many UK cities breach air quality levels and the response has been less than overwhelming!
 

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Even so, would such a finding have any effect? Many UK cities breach air quality levels and the response has been less than overwhelming!
Upsettingly so true. :(

89 people died in Milton Keynes apparently due to the air quality. One person gets run-over and there's outcry to slow cars down or build more bridges... 89 people die and nobody says a word?! So wrong.
 

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That's just the way the human brain works. It's tuned to notice the abnormal as a survival mechanism. Hidden deaths such lung disease allegedly caused by air quality levels don't stand out, despite being equally tragic.

By the way these statistics about people dying due to air quality seem very dubious indeed. I'd like to see proof of this.
It's out there (the reports/evidence) but I imagine it's very hard to quantify.

It feels rather like the earlier days of climate change, we basically knew what was up and how bad it could get, but because of the lack of precise, unanimous "this is exactly how screwed we are" data, it allowed people to dally and keep on keeping on... shamefully.
 

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The European Commission will almost certainly find that EDF Energy's funding mechanism for the construction of the Hinkley Point C nuclear unit in the UK is illegal state aid, an Austrian law professor told Platts.

http://www.platts.com/latest-news/electric-power/london/european-commission-likely-to-find-hinkley-aid-26784747
It seemed very wrong that the government promised a fixed rate for electricity produced at Hinckley and then promised the users a price cut. Why should it be up to the EU to intervene even if they are right?
 

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Well at least we can all agree that electricity is the way foreword for propelling vehicles. Getting back to the thread the question here may be as to which method the electricity should be produced.
 
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