European Commission's proposal to include non-EU airlines in its Emissions Trading Scheme is "unlawful and unworkable," US State Dept. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Transportation Affairs John Byerly said at Thursday's American Bar Assn. forum in Washington. Emphasizing the unilateral nature of the action, he declared that this is not simply a EU-US disagreement but rather "a case of Europe versus the world." Byerly also said the US and EU are "rapidly approaching the hour of decision" on ...

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