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Kimberly Nicholas

Kimberly Nicholas

Senior Lecturer, Docent

Kimberly Nicholas

12 best ways to get cars out of cities – ranked by new research

Author

  • Kimberly Nicholas

Summary, in English

Question: what do the following statistics have in common?

The second-largest (and growing) source of climate pollution in Europe.
The leading killer of children in both the US and Europe.
A principal cause of stress-inducing noise pollution and life-shortening air pollution in European cities.
A leading driver of the widening gap between rich and poor urban residents.

Answer: the vehicles on our streets, primarily the not-so-humble passenger car.

Department/s

  • LUCSUS (Lund University Centre for Sustainability Studies)
  • BECC: Biodiversity and Ecosystem services in a Changing Climate

Publishing year

2022-04-14

Language

English

Publication/Series

The Conversation

Document type

Journal article

Publisher

The Conversation

Topic

  • Other Social Sciences not elsewhere specified

Status

Published

Project

  • Climate solutions

ISBN/ISSN/Other

  • ISSN: 2201-5639