Environment ministers from 27 EU member states agreed on a proposal to be submitted to the UN climate summit in Copenhagen next month calling for emissions from aviation to be cut by 10% by 2020 from 2005 levels. The EU proposal also calls for all parties to work through ICAO to enable an agreement in 2010 and approved by 2011. It supports the use of global market-based instruments to reduce emissions from these sectors and said such instruments should be developed within ICAO. The EU ...

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