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Giovanni Bisignani, director general of the International Air Transport Association (Iata) said on Monday 4 June that the air industry needs to develop zero-carbon airplanes within the next fifty years (see Financial Times or read Mr Bisignani’s full speech in Vancouver). His call for a technological revolution in the air industry comes as aviation is… » read more

Posted by Willy De Backer

Five stars for Eurostar as it announced its “Tread Lightly” campaign on Friday 1 June. The European train company will cut emissions from its operations by 25% by 2012. It also presented a 10-point green plan to accompany its energy savings initiative. Can Ryanair and Virgin Express do better? EU environment ministers had an informal… » read more

Posted by Willy De Backer