Eco-Aviation https://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7414/more en ATW’s Eco-Airline of the Year: Air New Zealand https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/atw-s-eco-airline-year-air-new-zealand <div class="node-body article-body">For Air New Zealand, efficiency and sustainability are part of its DNA. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/atw-s-eco-airline-year-air-new-zealand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/atw-s-eco-airline-year-air-new-zealand#comments Eco-Aviation ATW Plus Fri, 22 Feb 2019 20:13:00 +0000 306361 at https://atwonline.com Air New Zealand EU calls on ICAO to agree to long-term aviation climate plan https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/eu-calls-icao-agree-long-term-aviation-climate-plan <div class="node-body article-body">The European Union (EU) has called on ICAO to agree at its assembly in September to a “long-term goal” to address the aviation industry’s increasing carbon-dioxide emissions.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/eu-calls-icao-agree-long-term-aviation-climate-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/eu-calls-icao-agree-long-term-aviation-climate-plan#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Wed, 20 Feb 2019 18:29:00 +0000 307091 at https://atwonline.com The Netherlands calls for EU-wide aviation fuel tax https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/netherlands-calls-eu-wide-aviation-fuel-tax <div class="node-body article-body">The Dutch government is advocating for a European Union (EU)-wide levy on aviation fuel to address rising carbon dioxide emissions from the commercial air transport sector.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/netherlands-calls-eu-wide-aviation-fuel-tax" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/netherlands-calls-eu-wide-aviation-fuel-tax#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 13 Feb 2019 17:31:00 +0000 306401 at https://atwonline.com Study: Supersonic transports to challenge noise, emissions standards https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/study-supersonic-transports-challenge-noise-emissions-standards <div class="node-body article-body">Supersonic transports (SSTs) under development could produce substantial noise pollution throughout projected global route networks and pose major challenges for aviation carbon-emissions reduction efforts within two decades if new environmental standards are not introduced, an International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) study concludes.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/study-supersonic-transports-challenge-noise-emissions-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/study-supersonic-transports-challenge-noise-emissions-standards#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 30 Jan 2019 14:38:00 +0000 305131 at https://atwonline.com Boom Supersonic EASA: Aviation pollution increasing despite technology advances https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/easa-aviation-pollution-increasing-despite-technology-advances <div class="node-body article-body">The growth of commercial aviation in Europe is leading to increases in emissions and noise, despite improvements in engine and aerodynamic technologies, according to a new European Union (EU) report.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/easa-aviation-pollution-increasing-despite-technology-advances" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/easa-aviation-pollution-increasing-despite-technology-advances#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Fri, 25 Jan 2019 19:38:00 +0000 304811 at https://atwonline.com Etihad operates proof-of-concept 787 flight with local biofuel https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/etihad-operates-proof-concept-787-flight-local-biofuel <div class="node-body article-body">Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways has operated its first flight powered by a mix of standard kerosene and biofuel produced in the emirate.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/etihad-operates-proof-concept-787-flight-local-biofuel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/etihad-operates-proof-concept-787-flight-local-biofuel#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 17 Jan 2019 20:24:00 +0000 304061 at https://atwonline.com <p>Pilots and cabin crew of Etihad&rsquo;s first biofuel flight.</p> Etihad Airways Sweden airports want mandatory biofuel requirement https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/sweden-airports-want-mandatory-biofuel-requirement <div class="node-body article-body">Swedish airports operator Swedavia is calling for the country’s new environmental aviation tax to be replaced with a mandatory requirement for fuel suppliers to provide a certain amount of biofuel to airlines.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/sweden-airports-want-mandatory-biofuel-requirement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/sweden-airports-want-mandatory-biofuel-requirement#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Wed, 19 Dec 2018 15:04:00 +0000 301851 at https://atwonline.com Airlines criticize efficiency ranking report https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/airlines-criticize-efficiency-ranking-report <div class="node-body article-body">The decoupling of air traffic growth from rising carbon dioxide emissions is not happening fast enough and no airline has achieved the highest category for efficiency, according to a new report from a German environmental NGO.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/airlines-criticize-efficiency-ranking-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/airlines-criticize-efficiency-ranking-report#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 14 Dec 2018 18:01:00 +0000 301541 at https://atwonline.com Japan startup Euglena opens first biojet refinery https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/japan-startup-euglena-opens-first-biojet-refinery <div class="node-body article-body">Japanese startup Euglena has completed construction of the country’s first demonstration plant for producing renewable jet and diesel fuel. The refinery in Tsurumi, Yokohama, is to begin operation in spring 2019.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/japan-startup-euglena-opens-first-biojet-refinery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/japan-startup-euglena-opens-first-biojet-refinery#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 14 Dec 2018 14:22:00 +0000 301491 at https://atwonline.com Swedish regional airport partners with BRA, SAS on biofuel initiative https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/swedish-regional-airport-partners-bra-sas-biofuel-initiative <div class="node-body article-body">As support for a domestic anti-flying campaign gathers pace across Sweden, a regional airport is partnering with Swedish-carrier BRA and Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) to partially fuel all flights to Stockholm with biofuel in 2019.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/swedish-regional-airport-partners-bra-sas-biofuel-initiative" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/swedish-regional-airport-partners-bra-sas-biofuel-initiative#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 07 Dec 2018 16:09:00 +0000 300841 at https://atwonline.com