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dnata announces significant progress in sustainability efforts

dnata announces significant progress in sustainability efforts

dnata has cut the carbon intensity of its airport operations, travel and catering businesses by more than 8 per cent, 22 per cent and 26 per cent respectively over the last 12 months, the company announced this week. In the last year, the ground services provider has also diverted waste from land...

Jet2 commits to new 11-year sustainability plan to meet aviation's emissions targets

Jet2 commits to new 11-year sustainability plan to meet aviation’s emissions targets

The UK-based low-cost leisure airline Jet2 has this week launched a new "climate transition plan" for 2024 to 2035. Jet2 said the 11-year sustainability strategy details how it is taking "bold, tangible actions" to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050 - in line with the global aviation indus...

dnata swaps all airside diesel vehicles for electric smart cars at Schiphol Airport

dnata swaps all airside diesel vehicles for electric smart cars at Schiphol Airport

dnata said it has made a further step to reduce its carbon footprint by 50 per cent by 2030, by swapping airside diesel vehicles at Schiphol Airport for electric smart cars. As a part of the ground handler's eight-year green operations strategy, it has taken delivery of 15 electric smart cars, an...

DHL Express commits £16mn to electric GSE at UK airport

DHL Express commits £16mn to electric GSE at UK airport

DHL Express has announced plans to invest in electric ground support equipment over three years for its operations at East Midlands Airport. The logistics company has committed £16mn towards electric GSE (e-GSE) vehicles as it aims to make its airport ground handling operation fully electric by ...

ZeroAvia partners with Ecojet to provide hydrogen-electric engines

ZeroAvia today announced that it has signed an agreement with newly launched airline Ecojet for up to 70 hydrogen-electric, zero-emission engines.   Ecojet, which aims to become the flag carrier for green Britain, will begin operations in 2024 with conventionally powered aircraft operating ...

Airbus and Renault Group to advance research on electrification

Airbus and Renault Group have signed a research and development agreement which aims at enhancing transversalities and synergies to accelerate both companies’ electrification roadmaps, improving their respective range of products. This partnership will help Airbus mature technologies associated...

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