London commuters have lowest emissions, reveals survey

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Imperial College London research stokes calls to cut transport emissions ahead of 2012 Olympic Games

One of Britain's top athletes has urged people to run or cycle to work, after a new survey found that commuters in London release the lowest rush-hour carbon emissions of any UK region. Research compiled...

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