Eco-Aviation http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7414/more en SAS signs biofuel agreement with Swedish supplier http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/sas-signs-biofuel-agreement-swedish-supplier <div class="node-body article-body">Star Alliance carrier SAS Scandinavian Airlines has signed a letter of intent with Swedish biofuels supplier Preem, with the aim of firming this into a binding cooperation agreement by September.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/sas-signs-biofuel-agreement-swedish-supplier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/sas-signs-biofuel-agreement-swedish-supplier#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Tue, 03 Jul 2018 18:40:00 +0000 286011 at http://atwonline.com Industry welcomes progress on CORSIA standards http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/industry-welcomes-progress-corsia-standards <div class="node-body article-body">The air transport industry’s global emissions scheme progressed one step further this week when a set of standards was agreed at an ICAO Council meeting in Montreal.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/industry-welcomes-progress-corsia-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/industry-welcomes-progress-corsia-standards#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Wed, 27 Jun 2018 20:49:00 +0000 285511 at http://atwonline.com Industry steps up action calls for CORSIA standards http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/industry-steps-action-calls-corsia-standards <div class="node-body article-body">With barely seven months left before new emissions reporting requirements come into force for international flights, governments are being pressed to take urgent action so that standards are in place in time to comply.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/industry-steps-action-calls-corsia-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/industry-steps-action-calls-corsia-standards#comments Aeropolitics Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 19 Jun 2018 20:46:00 +0000 284781 at http://atwonline.com EU urges ICAO to establish robust CORSIA system http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/eu-urges-icao-establish-robust-corsia-system <div class="node-body article-body">The European Union (EU) is urging ICAO to establish the most robust Carbon Offset and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA) system possible, so the global airline industry can stabilize CO2 emissions at 2020 levels.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/eu-urges-icao-establish-robust-corsia-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/eu-urges-icao-establish-robust-corsia-system#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 13 Jun 2018 14:14:00 +0000 284131 at http://atwonline.com European countries warn ICAO on CORSIA sustainability criteria http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/european-countries-warn-icao-corsia-sustainability-criteria <div class="node-body article-body">Six European countries have written to ICAO expressing concerns about the sustainability criteria of the CORSIA aviation emissions offsetting scheme as members prepare to meet to try to finalize regulations for the scheme.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/european-countries-warn-icao-corsia-sustainability-criteria" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/european-countries-warn-icao-corsia-sustainability-criteria#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 06 Jun 2018 15:34:00 +0000 283491 at http://atwonline.com Concerns grow over CORSIA timetable http://atwonline.com/iata-agm-2018/concerns-grow-over-corsia-timetable <div class="node-body article-body">Finalizing and formally adopting regulations later in June for the monitoring, reporting and verification (MRV) of emissions for the Carbon Offset and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA) is critical to keep the ICAO program on track to start on time, according to the head of the Air Transport Action Group (ATAG).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/iata-agm-2018/concerns-grow-over-corsia-timetable" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/iata-agm-2018/concerns-grow-over-corsia-timetable#comments IATA AGM 2018 Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Tue, 05 Jun 2018 04:21:00 +0000 283371 at http://atwonline.com Alaska Airlines to eliminate plastic straws systemwide http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/alaska-airlines-eliminate-plastic-straws-systemwide <div class="node-body article-body">Alaska Airlines will eliminate plastic straws on aircraft and airport lounges across its domestic and international network from July 16.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/alaska-airlines-eliminate-plastic-straws-systemwide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/alaska-airlines-eliminate-plastic-straws-systemwide#comments Airlines Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 21 May 2018 19:29:00 +0000 282001 at http://atwonline.com <p>Plastic stir straws will be replaced with white birch stir sticks on all Alaska Airlines flights starting July 16.</p> Alaska Airlines Israeli company to develop electric short-range commercial aircraft http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/israeli-company-develop-electric-short-range-commercial-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body">Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) plans to develop an electric short-haul commercial aircraft. The company said future electric-powered aircraft will reduce emissions and noise, and provide significant savings in fuel costs.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/israeli-company-develop-electric-short-range-commercial-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/israeli-company-develop-electric-short-range-commercial-aircraft#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Tue, 20 Mar 2018 18:38:00 +0000 276151 at http://atwonline.com IATA sets 2025 sustainable fuel target http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/iata-sets-2025-sustainable-fuel-target <div class="node-body article-body">IATA is aiming for 1 billion passengers to travel on flights powered by a mix of jet fuel and sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) by 2025, although the industry body said hitting this target will require government action.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/iata-sets-2025-sustainable-fuel-target" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/iata-sets-2025-sustainable-fuel-target#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 27 Feb 2018 20:02:00 +0000 274201 at http://atwonline.com Plastics push http://atwonline.com/blog/plastics-push <div class="node-body blog-body">Irish LCC Ryanair has pledged to go single-use plastic-free within five years in a move that will hopefully kick other airlines into action.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/blog/plastics-push" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/blog/plastics-push#comments Eco-Aviation Government Affairs Opinions Need I say Moores Fri, 09 Feb 2018 17:23:00 +0000 272751 at http://atwonline.com