Tag: Enviroment

Will the global aviation industry reach its 2050 net-zero target?

Image credit: Ivan Shimko-Unsplash With international efforts to combat climate change ever increasing, aviation is often seen as one of the largest contributors to carbon emissions. According to the International Energy Agency, the aviation industry accounted for 2% of energy-related emissions ...

CAAi and FlyZero announce partnership on zero-carbon emission flight

CAA International (CAAi), the technical cooperation arm of the UK Civil Aviation Authority (UK CAA), and the Aerospace Technology Institute’s (ATI) FlyZero Project have announced a partnership to help shape the future of zero-carbon emission commercial air travel. Led by the ATI and backed by t...

IAG to power 10 per cent of its flights with sustainable aviation fuel by 2030

IAG to power 10 per cent of its flights with sustainable aviation fuel by 2030

International Airlines Group (IAG) has become the first European airline group to commit to powering 10 per cent of its flights with sustainable aviation fuel by 2030. The Group will purchase one million tonnes of sustainable jet fuel per year enabling it to cut its annual emissions by two millio...

Swedavia’s own airport operations now fossil-free

Just before the end of last year, Swedavia became one of the first airport operators in the world to have the operations it runs under its own management at its ten airports be fossil-free. Swedavia is now extending that work to supporting other companies and organisations at its airports in tran...

airBaltic Appoints Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Coordinator

airBaltic Appoints Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Coordinator

Starting this month Latvian airline airBaltic has appointed Anete Vitjazeva as the company’s sustainability and corporate responsibility coordinator. In this newly created position Anete Vitjazeva will work closely with the company’s management to carry out and further develop airBaltic sustain...

VALCORA bolsters fuel emission offsetting in collaboration with Shell Aviation

VALCORA bolsters fuel emission offsetting in collaboration with Shell Aviation

VALCORA, the digital aviation fuel supplier, has signed its first third-party agreement with an aviation fuel provider to offer customers even more ways of offsetting carbon emissions. In collaboration with Shell, VALCORA will offset fuel emissions through nature-based carbon credits. All Shell Avi...

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