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Curbing energy-related air pollutants could save 50,000 US lives, $600B each year: study

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Eliminating air pollution from energy-related activities in the US would prevent more than 50,000 premature deaths each year. Clean energy sources can provide enormous benefit for public health in the near term while mitigating climate change in the longer term, researchers say. Every region of the country sees more benefit from nationwide action than from acting on their own to reduce emissions.
1 month ago·Washington, United States

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The Washington Post

Cutting air pollution from fossil fuels would save 50,000 lives a year, study says

Researchers also determined that the cuts would provide more than $600 billion a year in health benefits in the United States.

1 month ago·Washington, United States
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The Hill

Curbing energy-related air pollutants could save 50,000 US lives, $600B each year: study

Eliminating air pollutants generated by energy-related activities in the U.S. could prevent more than 50,000 premature deaths and save the economy more than $600 billion each year, a new study has found.

1 month ago·Washington, United States
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npr

Eliminating fossil fuel air pollution would save about 50,000 lives, study finds

Burning oil, coal and other fossil fuels releases plumes of tiny, dangerous particles. A new study estimates that eliminating that pollution would save about 50,000 lives in the U.S. each year.

1 month ago·Washington, United States
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Eurek Alert

Cutting air pollution emissions would save 50,000 US lives, $600 billion each year

Eliminating air pollution emissions from energy-related activities in the United States would prevent more than 50,000 premature deaths each year and provide more than $600 billion in benefits each year from avoided illness and death, according to a new study by University of Wisconsin–Madison researchers.

1 month ago·Washington, United States
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UPI

Eliminating air pollution would save 50,000 lives annually, study estimates

Eliminating air pollution from energy production in the United States could prevent more than 50,000 early deaths each year, a study published Monday found.

1 month ago·Washington, United States
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