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Local Authority Guidance on Local Air Quality Measures - EP0211

Description
This project would provide guidance on:
1 How local authorities should generally evaluate those measures they believe will lead to local improvements in air quality.
2 More detailed guidance of four types of local scheme in particular; comprising congestion charging, low emission zones and incentives for the uptake of lower emitting vehicles or retrofit abatement equipment.

The project team will draw upon the literature, their contacts and their expertise as knowledge leaders in the fields of local air quality management and the economic appraisal of environmental policy.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2008

To: 2008

Cost: £24,900
Contractor / Funded Organisations
AEA Technology
Keywords
Air Quality              
Environmental Protection              
Local Environmental Quality              
Noise