Did you know that more than 300 airports globally are actively addressing their carbon emissions within the Airport Carbon Accreditation programme? The Airport Carbon Accreditation Interim Report 2019-2020, published by ACI in February, highlights continued airport industry climate action amid the COVID-19 pandemic. But, uncertainty is mounting.
At the 29th ACI EUROPE Annual Congress & General Assembly in Cyprus, Airports Council International Europe unveiled a resolution formally committing the European airport industry to become net zero for carbon emissions under its control by 2050, at the latest. Jean Baptiste Pouzet, Tom Duffy and Adam Levy represented ADB SAFEGATE at the event in Limassol to discuss the industry challenges related to sustainability with airports and airlines.
SUSTAINABILITY. The Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation’s (CORSIA’s) initial implementation is only a year away. What are operators doing to ready themselves for the implications of the first industry-wide environmental policy ever? Continue reading
SUSTAINABILITY. The Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA) aims to contribute to the industry’s commitment to carbon neutral growth from 2020 (“CNG2020”). With commitment from several major players in the industry, a framework of impact mitigation for aviation-sourced greenhouse gas emission levels is taking shape. Slowly. Continue reading
Did you know that all airlines operating international flights are mandated to monitor their fuel consumption emissions and report them to their national authorities from January 2019 already? This is accordingly to the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA). A result of many years of work at ICAO and the support of the aviation industry. Aviation was the world´s first sector to set ambitious global CO2 emission reduction targets.