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September 19, 2019

via CNBC

Plugging into a healthy future: A bold EV policy can help Delhiites breathe easy

Research from the AQLI indicates that Dehli's air pollution cuts the life expectancy of residents by ten years, and so the district is drafting a new electric vehicle policy to help curb the increasing levels of air pollution.

In the News

August 19, 2019

via VICE

Indonesians Can Live Up to Six Years Less Due to Air Pollution, New Study Finds

Data from the Air Quality Life Index indicates that average life expectancy in Indonesia is severely impacted by severe air pollution.

In the News

August 16, 2019

via State Impact Pennsylvania

Research shows thousands could be saved with better air quality standards

Research from the AQLI is cited in a study which finds that more than 30,000 American lives could be saved each year with more stringent air quality standards.

In the News

August 14, 2019

via Indonesia Expat

AQLI: Jakarta’s Current Pollution could Shorten Lives by over 2 Years

A recent study has claimed that the current severe air pollution in Jakarta could shorten the lives of its residents by over 2 years.

In the News

August 12, 2019

via The Jakarta Post

Toxic air could cut Jakartans’ lives by 2.3 years, says EPIC study

Data from the AQLI indicates that decreasing air quality in Jakarta can cause residents to lose over 2 years from their life expectancy.

In the News

August 6, 2019

via Mongabay India

Air pollution could negate Swachh Bharat benefits for children

Mongabay India cites data from the AQLI indicating that people would live over 4 years longer if the country were to address its air pollution, which is also causing stunted growth in children.

AQLI News

August 2, 2019

AQLI Highlighted in Indian Parliament

An Indian Member of Parliament used the AQLI as a key reference point when demanding a change in the Indian Air Act.

In the News

July 26, 2019

via Mail & Guardian

Live in JHB, lose three years of life

Referencing the AQLI, Mail & Guardian reports on the severity of air pollution in the city of Johannesburg, indicating that it costs inhabitants to lose over 3 years of their lives.

In the News

July 19, 2019

via Nikkei Asian Review

At Indonesian motor show, carmakers vie to lead the pack in electrics

Nikkei Asian Review cites EPIC's AQLI report on Indonesia, which shows the average resident loses more than a year of life to air pollution.

In the News

July 1, 2019

via The Interpreter

Jakarta’s air quality kills its residents – and it’s getting worse

EPIC's AQLI research indicates the severity of current air pollution levels in Jakarta and its repercussions on public health.