Tag: CO2

WTM London partners with Sherbet London to reduce 18 tons of CO2 emissions
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WTM London partners with Sherbet London to reduce 18 tons of CO2 emissions

editor editor- October 24, 2019

Electric taxi company Sherbet London is setting out to offset 18 tons of CO2 emissions during WTM London 2019 by ... Read More

Japan Airlines takes delivery of first Airbus A350 XWB
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Japan Airlines takes delivery of first Airbus A350 XWB

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Japan Airlines (JAL) has taken delivery of its first A350 XWB at Airbus Headquarters in Toulouse, France. The A350-900 is ... Read More

How sustainable of a hotel guest are you?
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How sustainable of a hotel guest are you?

editor editor- June 11, 2019

With a growing concern over climate change, the environment is high on everyone’s agendas. But how can hotel guests be ... Read More

Lilium: Air taxis to service world’s major cities by 2025
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Lilium: Air taxis to service world’s major cities by 2025

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

According to the German aviation startup Lilium, air taxis will offer services in many major cities all over the world ... Read More

IATA Resolution calls for Implementation of Global Carbon Offsetting Scheme
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IATA Resolution calls for Implementation of Global Carbon Offsetting Scheme

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 7, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) 75th Annual General Meeting (AGM) overwhelmingly approved a resolution calling on governments to continue ... Read More

RIU Hotels & Resorts joins UN’s “Beat Air Pollution” program
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RIU Hotels & Resorts joins UN’s “Beat Air Pollution” program

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 5, 2019

For World Environment Day, once again this year RIU Hotels & Resorts has joined the United Nations’ program #BeatAirPollution, in ... Read More

Celebrate World Environment Day by being a more sustainable hotel guest
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Celebrate World Environment Day by being a more sustainable hotel guest

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

With a growing concern over climate change, the environment is high on everyone’s agendas. But how can hotel guests be ... Read More

IATA sets trends for Global Aviation on Environment, Slots, Baggage Tracking, One ID and Disabled Passengers
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IATA sets trends for Global Aviation on Environment, Slots, Baggage Tracking, One ID and Disabled Passengers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 2, 2019

IATA's 75th Annual General Meeting in Seoul, South Korea passed five important resolutions setting the trend in the global aviation ... Read More

Far-reaching effects: New EU aviation fuel tax will send airfares soaring
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Far-reaching effects: New EU aviation fuel tax will send airfares soaring

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 27, 2019

The European Commission is considering aviation fuel tax that is supposed to reduce carbon emissions by 11 percent and have ... Read More

Mount Agung forces Den Pasar Airport to close spewing tons of CO2 into the atmosphere
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Mount Agung forces Den Pasar Airport to close spewing tons of CO2 into the atmosphere

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 25, 2019

A new eruption of Mount Agung, Bali, occurred on May 24, 2019 at 7:23 p.m., a day later Bali Den ... Read More

Airbus and SAS Scandinavian Airlines sign hybrid and electric aircraft research agreement
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Airbus and SAS Scandinavian Airlines sign hybrid and electric aircraft research agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Airbus has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SAS Scandinavian Airlines for hybrid and electric aircraft eco-system and infrastructure ... Read More

Sinalei Reef Resort & Spa supports ambitious tree planting goal for Samoa
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Sinalei Reef Resort & Spa supports ambitious tree planting goal for Samoa

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

As part of Sinalei Reef Resort & Spa’s ever-evolving efforts to ensure a healthier and greener earth, the team is ... Read More

Carsten Spohr: Lufthansa Group focuses on high-quality, responsible growth
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Carsten Spohr: Lufthansa Group focuses on high-quality, responsible growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 7, 2019

"Lufthansa Group has become even stronger, more efficient and more modern," says Carsten Spohr, Chairman of the Executive Board of ... Read More

WISeKey, WISeCoin AG and SUNx – Strong Universal Network – sign partnership
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WISeKey, WISeCoin AG and SUNx – Strong Universal Network – sign partnership

editor editor- May 3, 2019

WISeKey International Holding Ltd (“WISeKey “) (SIX: WIHN), a leading global cybersecurity, Blockchain and IoT company, WISeCoin AG and the SUNx - Strong ... Read More

Swiss-Belhotel International Senior VP highlights the need for responsible tourism at ATM
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Swiss-Belhotel International Senior VP highlights the need for responsible tourism at ATM

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India, Swiss-Belhotel International, spoke today ... Read More

Delta Air Lines offsets most carbon emissions for over 300K customers on Earth Day
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Delta Air Lines offsets most carbon emissions for over 300K customers on Earth Day

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 22, 2019

In celebration of Earth Day today, Delta is offsetting the emissions of all domestic leisure and business travel into and ... Read More

New cruise ship touches the sea for the first time in Turku
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New cruise ship touches the sea for the first time in Turku

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 19, 2019

Costa Crociere celebrated the technical launch of the new flagship Costa Smeralda at the Meyer shipyard in Turku, Finland. During ... Read More

ICAO experts agree on global measures towards sustainable aviation
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ICAO experts agree on global measures towards sustainable aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

Global measures to address aviation’s environmental impact were agreed at a meeting of the two hundred and fifty experts of ... Read More

InterContinental Genève: 6 years of Green Globe certification
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InterContinental Genève: 6 years of Green Globe certification

editor editor- March 13, 2019

Green Globe first certified the InterContinental Genève in 2014. Ideally located on an oasis of calm in the diplomatic district, ... Read More

Tourism industry needs strategic plan to protect climate, reduce CO2 emissions
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Tourism industry needs strategic plan to protect climate, reduce CO2 emissions

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019

Tourism accounts for ten percent of the global gross national product and is responsible for eight per cent of all ... Read More

Munich tops European airports in CDP climate protection rankings
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Munich tops European airports in CDP climate protection rankings

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 4, 2019

Munich Airport has been recognized for its effective climate change efforts by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), an international organization ... Read More

Delta Air Lines climbs in Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies rankings
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Delta Air Lines climbs in Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies rankings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Delta is one of Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies Worldwide for the second consecutive year – the only airline on ... Read More

Airbus readies massive presence at Aero India
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Airbus readies massive presence at Aero India

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

From flying and static displays of its best-in-class products to showcasing its cutting-edge aerospace services, Airbus has planned one of ... Read More

Finnish travelers support renewable jet fuel
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Finnish travelers support renewable jet fuel

editor editor- February 5, 2019

A recent public debate of flight-related emissions has had an effect on Finnish consumers. Of all respondents, 50 percent said ... Read More

Italian Air Traffic Control strike will affect thousands of passengers
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Italian Air Traffic Control strike will affect thousands of passengers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019

2019 is already off to a bad start for travelers with The first national ATC strike taking place in Italy ... Read More

IATA’s new program helps airlines avoid turbulence
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IATA’s new program helps airlines avoid turbulence

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 31, 2018

International Air Transport Association announced the roll-out its new program that will assist airlines with avoiding turbulence when planning the ... Read More

JFK, LaGuardia and Newark airports electrifying ground transportation fleets
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JFK, LaGuardia and Newark airports electrifying ground transportation fleets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will purchase 18 Proterra Catalyst E2 vehicles for shuttle service at ... Read More

IATA enables airlines to share turbulence data
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IATA enables airlines to share turbulence data

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) launched its Turbulence Aware data resource to help airlines avoid turbulence when planning routes ... Read More

Avolon orders 100 aircraft from Airbus
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Avolon orders 100 aircraft from Airbus

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 7, 2018

Dublin, Ireland headquartered aircraft lessor Avolon has firmed up an order for 75 A320neos and 25 A321neos. The agreement is ... Read More

Winners announced: 2018 PATA Grand and Gold Awards
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Winners announced: 2018 PATA Grand and Gold Awards

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 18, 2018

See the full list of award winners. This year’s awards attracted 200 entries from 87 organisations and individuals worldwide. The ... Read More

Dramatic greenhouse gas cuts achievable, says UN
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Dramatic greenhouse gas cuts achievable, says UN

editor editor- January 25, 2011

Dramatic cuts in industrial emissions of the global warming greenhouse gases that threaten to drastically change Earth’s climate are achievable ... Read More

Winglets save 2 billion gallons of jet fuel
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Winglets save 2 billion gallons of jet fuel

editor editor- March 5, 2010

The Blended Winglet Technology will have saved the world's airlines and private jet operators 2 billion gallons of jet fuel, ... Read More

Adventure tourism firm charges clients for its CO2
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Adventure tourism firm charges clients for its CO2

editor editor- March 24, 2008

Some tourists in New Zealand are happy to pay extra to cover their carbon footprints. Tourism company Footprint Adventures is ... Read More