Eco-Aviation http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7414/more en United 787 to make SFO-Zurich biofuel flight http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/united-787-make-sfo-zurich-biofuel-flight <div class="node-body article-body">A United Airlines Boeing 787 will fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Zurich on Sept. 14-15 powered by a blend of biojet fuel derived from carinata, an oilseed crop that can be grown in rotation with food crops.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/united-787-make-sfo-zurich-biofuel-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/united-787-make-sfo-zurich-biofuel-flight#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Thu, 13 Sep 2018 20:23:00 +0000 293381 at http://atwonline.com <p>United Airlines Boeing 787</p> Rob Finlayson Survey reveals disparity in transatlantic fuel efficiency http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/survey-reveals-disparity-transatlantic-fuel-efficiency <div class="node-body article-body">Norwegian Air Shuttle was the most fuel-efficient airline on North Atlantic routes in 2017, according to a new study.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/survey-reveals-disparity-transatlantic-fuel-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/survey-reveals-disparity-transatlantic-fuel-efficiency#comments Airlines Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 12 Sep 2018 18:19:00 +0000 293271 at http://atwonline.com International Council on Clean Transportation Virgin Australia completes biofuel trial at Brisbane Airport http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/virgin-australia-completes-biofuel-trial-brisbane-airport <div class="node-body article-body">Virgin Australia has just completed a major biofuel trial at Australia’s Brisbane Airport, and the carrier is planning further tests in the near future.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/virgin-australia-completes-biofuel-trial-brisbane-airport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/virgin-australia-completes-biofuel-trial-brisbane-airport#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Tue, 11 Sep 2018 14:18:00 +0000 293061 at http://atwonline.com <p>Virgin Australia Boeing 777-300ER</p> Rob Finlayson Associations speak out on risk of EU ETS, CORSIA overlap http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/associations-speak-out-risk-eu-ets-corsia-overlap <div class="node-body article-body">Airline associations have jointly called on the European Commission to align the EU emissions trading scheme (EU ETS) with ICAO’s CORSIA initiative.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/associations-speak-out-risk-eu-ets-corsia-overlap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/associations-speak-out-risk-eu-ets-corsia-overlap#comments Associations Eco-Aviation Daily News Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:05:00 +0000 291451 at http://atwonline.com 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 ATW Plus 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 ATW Plus 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