Eco-Aviation http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7414/more en Group sees gap in global emissions plan http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/group-sees-gap-global-emissions-plan <div class="node-body article-body">An environmental group is warning that the international aviation community’s draft plan to meet its goal of carbon-neutral growth might not slow emissions as much as expected. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/group-sees-gap-global-emissions-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/group-sees-gap-global-emissions-plan#comments Aeropolitics Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 23 Aug 2016 17:50:00 +0000 221431 at http://atwonline.com Solar Impulse completes around-the-world flight http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/solar-impulse-completes-around-world-flight <div class="node-body article-body">The solar-powered aircraft Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) has completed the first-ever around-the-world solar flight without a drop of fuel. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/solar-impulse-completes-around-world-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/solar-impulse-completes-around-world-flight#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:09:00 +0000 218851 at http://atwonline.com <p>Swiss pioneers Bertrand Piccard and Andr&eacute; &nbsp;Borschberg after landing in Abu Dhabi July 26.</p> Solar Impulse Explainer: EPA’s authority for regulating aircraft emissions http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/explainer-epa-s-authority-regulating-aircraft-emissions <div class="node-body article-body">In 2007, a divided US Supreme Court ruled that the 1970 Clean Air Act granted the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) the authority to regulate automobile CO2 emissions. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/explainer-epa-s-authority-regulating-aircraft-emissions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/explainer-epa-s-authority-regulating-aircraft-emissions#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:45:00 +0000 218581 at http://atwonline.com EPA promises aircraft emissions standard ‘at least’ as strong as ICAO http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/epa-promises-aircraft-emissions-standard-least-strong-icao <div class="node-body article-body">The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized its determination that aircraft greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions “contribute to the pollution that causes climate change and endangers Americans’ health and the environment.”</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/epa-promises-aircraft-emissions-standard-least-strong-icao" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/epa-promises-aircraft-emissions-standard-least-strong-icao#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:44:00 +0000 218571 at http://atwonline.com Africa’s first biofuel passenger flights take off http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/africa-s-first-biofuel-passenger-flights-take <div class="node-body article-body">Johannesburg-based South African Airways (SAA) and SAA subsidiary low-cost carrier Mango flew Africa’s first passenger flights with sustainable aviation biofuel on July 15. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/africa-s-first-biofuel-passenger-flights-take" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/africa-s-first-biofuel-passenger-flights-take#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 18 Jul 2016 13:50:00 +0000 217611 at http://atwonline.com Embraer E170 to be latest testbed in Boeing’s ecoDemonstrator program http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/embraer-e170-be-latest-testbed-boeing-s-ecodemonstrator-program <div class="node-body article-body">An Embraer E170 will be the next aircraft to be used as a testbed in Boeing’s ecoDemonstrator program.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/embraer-e170-be-latest-testbed-boeing-s-ecodemonstrator-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/embraer-e170-be-latest-testbed-boeing-s-ecodemonstrator-program#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 07 Jul 2016 18:56:00 +0000 215961 at http://atwonline.com <p>E170 ecoDemonstrator</p> Boeing Analysis - Chinese Puzzle http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/analysis-chinese-puzzle <div class="field-deck"> China has a critical role in ICAO negotiations over an aviation CO2 emissions MBM system, but where will it stand? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The negotiations at ICAO over a global market-based measures (MBM) system to address aviation carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions may come down to a single question: is China a “major” aviation market?</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/analysis-chinese-puzzle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/analysis-chinese-puzzle#comments Aeropolitics Eco-Aviation ATW Magazine Thu, 23 Jun 2016 17:04:00 +0000 213831 at http://atwonline.com Thinkstock Europe transport chief: Think bigger on EU-US Open Skies http://atwonline.com/open-skies/europe-transport-chief-think-bigger-eu-us-open-skies <div class="node-body article-body">Europe and the US should broaden their Open Skies transatlantic aviation agreement so that airlines can operate more like other businesses, unshackled by ownership and control rules, the head of the European Commission’s transport directorate told a Washington DC audience.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/open-skies/europe-transport-chief-think-bigger-eu-us-open-skies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/open-skies/europe-transport-chief-think-bigger-eu-us-open-skies#comments Airlines Eco-Aviation Open Skies Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 13 Jun 2016 20:42:00 +0000 212551 at http://atwonline.com Alaska Airlines uses alcohol-to-jet biofuel on two 737-800 flights http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/alaska-airlines-uses-alcohol-jet-biofuel-two-737-800-flights <div class="node-body article-body">Seattle-based Alaska Airlines has operated two Boeing 737-800 scheduled flights powered by a fuel comprised of 20% biofuel derived from non-edible field corn.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/alaska-airlines-uses-alcohol-jet-biofuel-two-737-800-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/alaska-airlines-uses-alcohol-jet-biofuel-two-737-800-flights#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 08 Jun 2016 15:09:00 +0000 211961 at http://atwonline.com IATA: MBM emissions negotiations in critical stage at ICAO http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/iata-mbm-emissions-negotiations-critical-stage-icao <div class="node-body article-body">Negotiations over the shape of a global market-based measures (MBM) system to address aviation carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions are at a critical stage at ICAO, according to IATA.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/iata-mbm-emissions-negotiations-critical-stage-icao" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/iata-mbm-emissions-negotiations-critical-stage-icao#comments Eco-Aviation Regulation Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 03 Jun 2016 14:22:00 +0000 211521 at http://atwonline.com