Researchers now predict that as early as 2030, EV batteries can be used across the world for short-term electricity grid storage.
During the summer daytime, cities can be up to 12℃ hotter than rural areas because of the heat island effect.
Changes being made locally can improve the health of communities, which sends a powerful message.
It is polluted with small particulate matter from heavy metals, including iron oxide, that may damage our health.
"The smaller the size ranges we looked at, the more microplastics we saw," a scientist says.
City officials, a local startup and University of Electro-Communications experts will run a winter pilot project to test their snow theory.