A new version of the Emission Factor Toolkit has been released. CERC plan to include the vehicle emission factors from this tool in updates to ADMS-Urban, ADMS-Roads and ADMS-Airport by September 2012.
An air quality forecasting and alert service launch for airTEXT was held at the City Hall in London on 9th July 2012. Smart phone users can now download a free app which provides daily forecasts of air pollution, UV, grass pollen and temperature across London area.
The airTEXT website has also been redesigned to provide information on air quality at the Olympic Game sites.
We are pleased to announce that EMIT version 3.1 has been released. Details can be found on our What's new in EMIT 3.1. Customers who have valid support can receive the upgrade through a download link.
In a recent question and answer session, the Mayor of London has given advice to Olympic athletes on using airTEXT alert services to keep them informed of possible health risks caused by air pollution.
Details can be found on the Greater London Authority website.
The Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs in a recent answering session has revealed a series of plans in place to keep the public informed about London air quality during the Olympic games period.
CERC, with its daily airTEXT forecasting service for London, is part of the group advising the Health Protection Agency with daily forecast information.
A complete reply from the Secretary of State can be found on the UK Parliament website.