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Consensus likely on limiting carbon emissions: IATA

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 1, 2016

Global airlines body International Air Transport Association (IATA) has expressed confidence that a consensus will be reached on limiting the carbon emissions in the aviation sector during the...

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Boeing, Aeromexico, Mexican Government Collaborate on Sustainable Aviation Biofuel Research and Development

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 26, 2016

Aeromexico and Mexico's Airports and Auxiliary Services (ASA) will collaborate with a biojet program supported by Mexico's Sector Fund for Energy Sustainability (SENER-CONACYT) to advance...

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Passengers on India’s largest airline can now invest in low-carbon rural development

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 10, 2014

 Airline travelers in India who fly the country’s largest airline now have an opportunity to support low-carbon rural development programs across the country.

A new partnership will allow passengers on India's largest airline to invest in offsets that promote low-...

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Subject Tags: airline , FCN , India , Technology

India acts to cut airline emissions

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 1, 2013
The Airports Authority of India has implemented a series of measures to substantially reduce emissions using improved air navigation service (ANS) procedures and training.
The AAI paper proposes more direct air routes on 93 international and 173...
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Subject Tags: airline

Flying Green- A reality in the making

By : Sandeep Roy, Aug 17, 2011

Based on the predictions by the ‘Air Transport Action Group’ (ATAG), the fleet fuel efficiency will improve by 1.5% per annum by 2020 and by 2050 the net CO2 emissions would be 50% of the 2005 levels.

On July 1, 2011 all commercial airlines were given a formal go-ahead...

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Air India aims to become India's 1st green airline in one year

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 23, 2011

National air-carrier, Air India, aims to become the country's first green airline soon having initiated the process a couple of years ago, a senior official said. 

As part of this process, the airline's Chairman and Managing Director, Arvind Jadhav, today outlined the...

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Subject Tags: airline , Environment