Based on CREA’s maximum assessment, pollution from the Suralaya Steam Power Plant causes 1,640 deaths each year.
To learn how air pollution is specifically affecting women and other vulnerable groups, more Indonesia-based research is needed, experts say.
Joint effort with the police department is key to conducting emissions tests effectively in Jakarta and its surrounding areas, expert say.
Jakarta rides the EV wave to curb air pollution and help achieve its emissions target. But what does it take for residents to make the switch?
A Jakarta governor’s regulation requires vehicles to undergo emissions tests. Its implementation still requires a comprehensive plan. This is part one of a two-part story.
A solar farm powers a small community in Sikka District, relatively untouched by air pollution. While Jakarta ranks as one of the most polluted cities in the world.
Trans women experience multiple impacts from air pollution. Many live near pollution sources and do not have good coping skills.
Jakarta collaborates with regional administrations to tackle air pollution. While experts call for better evaluation and sanctions.
The government’s program to develop an electric vehicle ecosystem to achieve zero emissions needs to consider the impact on environmental sustainability.
Air pollution has been found to have impacts on women’s reproductive system. More study needed to better inform public health policy.