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Norwegian adds new tool to reduce CO2 emissions by 140,000 tons per year

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Reducing CO2 emissions is one of the most important tasks for the aviation industry. Using new technology and new, modern aircraft, Norwegian has reduced...

Airlines welcome significant progress made by Governments on environmental issues at 40th ICAO Assembly

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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) commended the significant progress made by governments at the 40th Assembly of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). The...

ACI EUROPE partners with RE-Source to accelerate clean energy transition at Europe’s airports & deliver NetZero2050

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European airport trade association ACI EUROPE signed a key cooperation agreement with the RE-Source Platform, the European alliance of stakeholders for corporate renewable energy...

Iberia changes its Corporate Structure to focus on Sustainability

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Creating a Sustainability Management department headed by Teresa Parejo, who will define an environmental and social sustainability vision and strategy for the airline. In keeping with...

Ryanair updates environmental policy with the ambition to be Europe’s greenest airline

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€2.5M RAISED TO DATE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL PARTNERS Ryanair today (26 Sept) announced its newly updated Environmental Policy for Full Year 2020, detailing extensive progress since...

European airlines against proposed German climate tax on aviation

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A4E statement on German climate proposals A4E airlines are committed to achieving carbon-neutral growth. Proposals to raise aviation taxes -- whether on domestic flights in...

LOT Polish Airlines and State Forests together for the climate, by improving CO2 balance

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LOT Polish Airlines will support an innovative project on counteracting the adverse effects of climate change implemented by State Forests. This is yet another...

Airline passengers can compensate their CO2 emissions with a new Lufthansa platform

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Lufthansa Innovation Hub launches the "Compensaid" sustainability platform and focuses on CO2 neutral aviation fuels Travellers can use the new platform to replace the...

Atlantic flights for Greta would have generated less CO2 than her sailing

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Greta Thunberg sails across the Atlantic for climate reasons instead of flying. For the return transfer of the yacht, however, a crew of 5...

Sustainability strategy at the centre of Brussels Airport’s environmental report 2019

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The environment report of Brussels Airport focuses on the airport’s new integrated sustainability strategy, based on the 17 United Nations Sustainability Goals. With a...

The environmental policy of Liege Airport

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This Wednesday, July 24, 2019, Liege Airport presented its environmental policy to the press, in the presence of Jean-Luc Crucke, Minister of Energy, Climate...

24% of Ryanair airports propped up by subsidies, fuelling rapid emissions growth, says T&E lobby – ACI Europe responds

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Almost a quarter of the EU airports served by Ryanair are likely to be loss-making and propped up by taxpayers’ money which is used...

Ryanair in June: only 66g CO2 par passenger/km – 630 million euros of environmental taxes in 2019

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Ryanair today (4 July) released its June CO2 emissions statistics, which show an average of 66g CO2 per passenger/km.   June 2019 Total Kilometres 17,789m km Total Passengers 14.2m Total CO2...

Air France committed to eliminating 210 million single-use plastic items by the end of 2019

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It’s the end of the road for plastic cutlery, cups, stirrers etc. For this year’s World Environment Day, passengers on flight AF378 from Paris-Charles...

Lufthansa Group employees fly CO2 neutral on business trips

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Conversion to CO2-neutral vehicles on the ground by 2030 Expansion of help alliance projects and corporate volunteering The Lufthansa Group is setting new accents...

Ryanair launches environmental partnerships for 2019

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Ryanair today (7 Mar) launched its international environmental partnerships for 2019, supporting First Climate, Renature Monchique, the Irish Whale & Dolphin Group and Native...

Leading airlines fail to plan for long-haul on climate, says influential investor initiative

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The airline sector makes a significant and fast-growing contribution to climate change: currently, it accounts for 2% of global CO2 emissions and 12%...

atmosfair presents the climate ranking of the world ́s largest airlines

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UNFCCC Climate Change Conference 2018 in Katowice: Global warming and air travel Worldwide, one in 10 airlines achieves carbon-neutral growth CO2 efficiency rises rarely...

Flemish Minister for Environment J. Schauvliege suggests aviation tax at European level

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Flemish Minister for Environment J. Schauvliege wants an aviation tax at European level. "In this era, it's far too cheap to take a flight....

[Destination Report] Kainuu, a northeastern region of Finland

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Kainuu? You have probably never heard of it... This region bordering Russia, one of the 19 regions of Finland in the Northeast of the country, is...