Link: “Air pollution is much worse than we thought

Original post found at: https://www.vox.com/energy-and-environment/2020/8/12/21361498/climate-change-air-pollution-us-india-china-deaths

Article about the damage air pollution does to people’s health, and how recent research suggests that the amount of damage is actually much larger than had previously been thought – to the point that transitioning to renewable energy would be cost-effective if you looked at the reduced load on the healthcare system alone, and didn’t even take into account climate change (?!).

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