Tag: Emissions Trading Scheme

Air New Zealand contributes $1 million to native forestry offsets

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019 18:50

Air New Zealand and its customers have purchased more than NZD$1 million worth of carbon offsets from permanent New Zealand native forestry projects through the airline’s voluntary carbon offsetting program, ... Read More

First Brexit airline casualty: flybmi left all passengers stranded

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 17, 2019 05:27

Airlines need to plan the exit from the EU in Britain, but with the current impossible and unpredictable situation for airlines to plan ahead, the first casualty is in flybmi. ... Read More

EU takes two steps forward and one step back on emissions trading

editor editor- November 17, 2012 00:22

“A very unexpected but very welcome development, which may now temporarily prevent a full scale trade war” is the response of World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) President and CEO, ... Read More

African airlines exhale after EU suspends ETS

editor editor- November 13, 2012 10:58

(eTN) - One of the world’s most contentious regulations, the European Union’s Emission Trading Scheme, has been suspended for foreign airlines flying into EU airspace, at least until September nex Read More

Eastern Airways chairman calls on government to step in re emissions trading impact

editor editor- November 8, 2012 07:55

The Chairman of Eastern Airways, which operates scheduled services throughout the UK and Norway, has urged the UK Government to review the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) reporting process and procedur Read More

Senate passes bill that allows US airlines not to participate in EU ETS

editor editor- September 24, 2012 04:52

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Airlines for America (A4A), the airline industry trade organization, today commended the Senate for passage of S. Read More

Airlines for America calls on US government to block EU ETS

editor editor- June 7, 2012 04:41

WASHINGTON, DC - Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. Read More

Emissions Trading Scheme comes under more fire

editor editor- April 10, 2012 10:54

(eTN) - The European Union’s stubborn insistence of sticking to their hugely controversial Emissions Trading Scheme, or in short ETS, has raised opposition from literally around the world, paving th Read More

The truth between the EU Emissions Trading Scheme and ICAO

editor editor- March 29, 2012 06:01

The EU says, we are only pushing the EU Emissions Trading Scheme now because we have waited ten years for ICAO action. Read More

China bans its carriers from EU Emissions Trading Scheme

editor editor- February 7, 2012 08:53

China has "banned" all airlines in the country from joining the European Union's Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) aimed at cutting carbon emissions. Read More

Emissions trading scheme puts additional pressure on airlines

editor editor- September 23, 2011 06:42

SINGAPORE - From January next year, all airlines flying to Europe will have to buy permits for the carbon dioxide they emit. Read More

ATA screams bloody murder over EU Emissions Trading Scheme

editor editor- July 6, 2011 05:35

WASHINGTON - The Air Transport Association of America (ATA), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. Read More

Trade war over carbon emissions trading looms

editor editor- June 6, 2011 05:41

European airlines have warned of a damaging trade war with the US, Russia and China if Brussels pushes ahead with plans to include carriers in the emissions trading scheme next ... Read More

Time to scrap Air Passenger Tax

editor editor- March 25, 2011 08:26

The world’s leading private sector of travel and tourism businesses has called for the UK Air Passenger Duty (APD) to be abolished ahead of the introduction of the European Emissions ... Read More