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Fossil fuel pollution causes one in five premature deaths globally: study

Pollution from fossil fuels causes one in five premature deaths globally, suggesting the health impacts of burning coal, oil and natural gas may be far higher than previously thought, according to a study published on Tuesday. Parts of China, India, Europe and the northeastern United States are among the hardest-hit areas, suffering a disproportionately high
10 months ago|London, United Kingdom

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'Invisible killer': fossil fuels caused 8.7m deaths globally in 2018, research finds

Pollution from power plants, vehicles and other sources accounted for one in five of all deaths that year, more detailed analysis reveals

10 months ago|London, United Kingdom
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Fossil fuel pollution causes one in five premature deaths globally: study

By Matthew Green LONDON - Pollution from fossil fuels causes one in five premature deaths globally, suggesting the health impacts of burning coal, oil and natural gas may be far higher than previously thought, according to a study published on Tuesday. Parts of China, India, Europe and the northeastern United States are among the hardest-hit areas, suffering a disproportionately high

10 months ago|United Kingdom
News18 India
News18 India

Air Pollution Caused by Fossil Fuels Responsible for One in Five Deaths Globally

The toxic cocktail of tiny particles cast off by burning oil, gas and especially coal was responsible for a quarter or more of the mortality in half a dozen nations, all in Asia.

10 months ago|India
Global News
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1 in 5 premature deaths globally in 2018 caused by fossil fuel pollution: study

The authors said they hoped the study would provide further impetus for governments to accelerate a shift to cleaner energy.

10 months ago|Toronto, Canada
NDTV
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Nearly 5 Deaths Per Minute In India Due To Fossil Fuels Burning: Report

India has the highest number of premature deaths in the world due to emissions from burning fossil fuels, according to a new study published in the Environmental Research journal, conducted by researchers at Harvard University, University of Birmingham and the University of Leicester and University College London.

10 months ago|New Delhi, India
The Independent
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Air pollution from fossil fuels responsible for ‘one in five deaths worldwide’

Number of deaths connected to fine particulate matter from fossil fuel burning could be twice as high as previously thought, research says

10 months ago|London, United Kingdom
CNN
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Fossil fuel air pollution causes almost 1 in 5 deaths globally each year

More than 8 million people around the world die each year as a result of breathing polluted air that contains particles from fossil fuels, a new study has found.

10 months ago|Atlanta, United States
Sydney Morning Herald
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Global fossil fuel air pollution linked to one in five deaths

More than 8 million people worldwide are estimated to have died from fossil fuel pollution in 2018, including thousands of Australians.

10 months ago|Sydney, Australia
CNBC
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Air pollution from fossil fuel emissions responsible for 1 in 5 deaths: Harvard report

Report by Harvard, University of Birmingham, University of Leicester and University College London shows fossil fuel emissions are responsible for many more deaths than it was thought.

10 months ago|United States
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Fossil fuel air pollution causes 1 in 5 deaths worldwide each year

Researchers found that more than 8 million people died in 2018 due to fossil fuel emissions.

10 months ago|New York, United States
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