The IT sector is believed to have the same carbon footprint already as the aviation industry with its fuel emissions.
Tax cuts and subsidies mean that taxpayers need to pick up some of the tab on EV purchases.
The main cause of mercury pollution on the continent is the continued burning of coal.
Even in medieval times Europeans were causing widespread lead pollution in the air because of large-scale mining of metals and smelting of ores.
Can Negative Emissions Technologies save the planet? The jury is still out on that.
Atavistic beliefs in the curative properties of animal parts are driving numerous species extinct.