China has prohibited its airlines from participating in the EU Emission Trading Scheme (EU ETS), escalating the row over the new and controversial carbon emissions tax (ATW Daily News, Jan. 12). According to a Reuters report Monday, the Chinese government’s State Council issued a statement on its website that said Chinese carriers were prohibited from participating in EU ETS without government approval, and they were also barred from using ETS as a reason to raise fares. Assn. of ...

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