Current Issue



Coronavirus Provides Glimpse Into Clean Air

Order Reprints

March 31, 2020—Nitrogen dioxide has reduced following the COVID-19 virus outbreak, which provides a glimpse into what the U.S.'s air quality could like if electric cars were the norm, reported Electrek.

Earther has produced a map of nitrogen dioxide captured from satellite images. Nitrogen dioxide is produced by fossil fuel burning. The map shows a reduction from just two months ago.

According to the report, the data gathered during the crisis is expected to be used to better understand how human activity produces emissions in different regions.


Related Articles

GM to Accept California's Authority under Clean Air Act

ASA Hosts Webinar on Advanced Clean Cars II

Marine Corps Dives Into 5G, AV

You must login or register in order to post a comment.