Challenges and Opportunities

Meltzer, Joshua
January 2013
Georgetown Journal of International Affairs;Winter/Spring2013, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p7
Academic Journal
The article discusses efforts taken by the European Union (EU) to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emission in the aviation industry. Topics discussed include the decision of the EU to include international aviation on its Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) and require airlines to set (CO2) emission limits, the failure of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) to reach any agreement that could contribute to the global carbon mitigation effort, and the key challenges that hider agencies from regulating (CO2) emissions in the international aviation.


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