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Green Marine: Port Canaveral receives environmental excellence distinction
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Green Marine: Port Canaveral receives environmental excellence distinction

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

Port Canaveral has received Green Marine certification a second time for advancing environmental excellence in maritime transportation and demonstrating “green” ... Read More

Seychelles efforts for a sustainable destination in the forefront
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Seychelles efforts for a sustainable destination in the forefront

editor editor- June 7, 2019

The destination joins the rest of the world to celebrate world environment day, a time us to reflect on sustainable ... Read More

Neste and The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey sign joint sustainable fuel initiative MOU
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Neste and The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey sign joint sustainable fuel initiative MOU

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Neste, a renewable fuels producer, and the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey (PANYNJ), have signed a Memorandum ... Read More

United Airlines: Most eco-friendly commercial flight
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United Airlines: Most eco-friendly commercial flight

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

United Airlines made history today – World Environment Day – with the departure of the Flight for the Planet, the ... Read More

Boeing unveiled successful environmental strategy results
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Boeing unveiled successful environmental strategy results

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

In 2018, Boeing unveiled its new environment strategy through 2025 with ambitious goals to innovate products for environmental performance, reduce ... 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

Finland joins Nordic forefront in reducing emissions in aviation
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Finland joins Nordic forefront in reducing emissions in aviation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

Finland’s incoming government has today introduced its Government Program which includes ambitious climate targets and a goal for carbon neutral ... Read More

Canada explores new ways to reduce transportation pollution
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Canada explores new ways to reduce transportation pollution

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

Clean growth is essential for Canada's transportation system – to meet our emission reduction targets, grow our economy, and build ... Read More

United Airlines expands its commitment to biofuel
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United Airlines expands its commitment to biofuel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

United Airlines today further strengthened its emerging reputation as the world's most environmentally conscious airline by renewing its contract with ... Read More

Mayor Liccardo commissions San José International Airport’s new fleet of all-electric buses
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Mayor Liccardo commissions San José International Airport’s new fleet of all-electric buses

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 3, 2019

San José Mayor Sam Liccardo today led the commissioning of Mineta San José International Airport’s (SJC) brand-new fleet of 10 ... Read More

Philadelphia hotel room supply increases 10.9% in 2019
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Philadelphia hotel room supply increases 10.9% in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

The East Coast city of Philadelphia is experiencing a hotel expansion, with numerous new hotels opening in the city and ... Read More

San Francisco International Airport purchases six new electric buses
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San Francisco International Airport purchases six new electric buses

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 22, 2019

Today Proterra announced that San Francisco International Airport (SFO) has purchased six 40' Proterra Catalyst E2 electric buses and three ... Read More

How Emirates is supporting and preserving biodiversity
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How Emirates is supporting and preserving biodiversity

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 22, 2019

Taking its environmental responsibilities seriously and championing wildlife conservation across different corners of the planet, the Emirates Group is playing ... Read More

San Francisco airport facility energy use: ZERO!
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San Francisco airport facility energy use: ZERO!

editor editor- April 18, 2019

“As an industry leader in sustainability, we are proud to be the first airport in the world to achieve a ... Read More

Neste and Air BP ready to deliver sustainable aviation fuel
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Neste and Air BP ready to deliver sustainable aviation fuel

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

Neste, a products producer from wastes and residues, and Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and services supplier, have ... Read More

Islands & climate change: Storm surges & coral bleaching affecting tourism
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Islands & climate change: Storm surges & coral bleaching affecting tourism

editor editor- April 12, 2019

Since Greta Thunberg, a Swedish schoolgirl and climate activist, brought the topic of climate protection onto the political and social ... Read More

Travel industry building for more sustainable future this Earth Day and beyond
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Travel industry building for more sustainable future this Earth Day and beyond

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

A day to promote environmental awareness and bring attention to the protection of the planet, Earth Day is celebrated in ... Read More

Single-use plastic ban, food waste and local produce top priorities in Centara’s 2019 Sustainability Plan
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Single-use plastic ban, food waste and local produce top priorities in Centara’s 2019 Sustainability Plan

editor editor- March 22, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, is focusing on three key sustainability initiatives as part of the company’s ... Read More

First sale reinforces Gulfstream’s commitment to sustainable alternative jet fuel
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First sale reinforces Gulfstream’s commitment to sustainable alternative jet fuel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced its first sale of sustainable alternative jet fuel (SAJF) to a Gulfstream operator. The customer, ... 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

Sweden proposing ambitious aviation greenhouse gas emission reduction target
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Sweden proposing ambitious aviation greenhouse gas emission reduction target

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

Sweden has an ambitious target of being fossil-free by 2045. As a part of the initiative, a proposal for decarbonizing ... 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

Gulfstream G280 jet sets city-pair record on renewable fuel
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Gulfstream G280 jet sets city-pair record on renewable fuel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 18, 2019

Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation reaffirmed its commitment to sustainability by using sustainable alternative jet fuel (SAJF) to power a record-breaking flight ... Read More

M.I.C.E.-in-the-bag hits another big run in Düsseldorf, Germany
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M.I.C.E.-in-the-bag hits another big run in Düsseldorf, Germany

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018

Düsseldorf was the backdrop for M.I.C.E.-in-the-bag’s latest pop-up event, the fifth one in two years. As with the previous ones ... Read More

MICE in the bag hits another big run in Düsseldorf, Germany, under the seal of eco-sustainability
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MICE in the bag hits another big run in Düsseldorf, Germany, under the seal of eco-sustainability

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018

M.I.C.E.-in-the-bag organized another of its invitation-only “Insider Gathering” events at the wonderful Chateauform in Düsseldorf on November 20th. The tailored ... Read More

Travel and tourism sector takes steps towards carbon neutrality by 2050
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Travel and tourism sector takes steps towards carbon neutrality by 2050

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2018

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and UN Climate Change today showcased how the travel and tourism sector can ... Read More

Traveling and like to breathe fresh air? Where not to go
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Traveling and like to breathe fresh air? Where not to go

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 20, 2017

The Gulf region may be the leader in luxury travel and tourism, but it does have the worst air quality in ... Read More

International Civil Aviation Organization adopts new provisions to address greenhouse gas emissions
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International Civil Aviation Organization adopts new provisions to address greenhouse gas emissions

editor editor- October 12, 2010

WASHINGTON, DC - The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) adopted of a new set of provisions as part of its ... Read More

Burning rainforests account for 20% of greenhouse gases
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Burning rainforests account for 20% of greenhouse gases

editor editor- November 12, 2009

Seeing a burned-down rainforest is like going to a football match where all the fans are dead, or an opera ... Read More

Abu Dhabi’s TAQA commits to offsetting all business travel greenhouse gas emissions
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Abu Dhabi’s TAQA commits to offsetting all business travel greenhouse gas emissions

editor editor- September 22, 2009

Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA) is the first corporation headquartered in the Middle East to commit to offsetting all ... Read More