Health Impact Assessment (HIA)

The determinants of health


Evidence of health impacts focus on health hazzards such as:

  • Fossil fuels
  • Biomass fuels
  • Hydropower and their impact on vector borne diseases, and pollution
  • Electricity generation and transmission
  • Nuclear power
  • Other energy sources
  • Occupational health effects of energy workers
  • Impacts on ecosystems, agriculture, forests, fisheries and building materials
  • Noise
  • Visual impact
  • Global warming

Energy evidence documents