TITLE

Emissions 'to fall despite flight rise'

AUTHOR(S)
Gray, Chris
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;12/19/2008, Issue 2847, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the research of Sustainable Aviation on the carbon emissions of airlines. The study reveals that carbon emissions will decline by 2050 though the industry grows as expected over the next 40 years. It predicts that the emissions will peak by 2020, but will decrease back to below 2000 levels by 2050. It was found out that improvements in aircraft design will lessen emissions by 62%.
ACCESSION #
35974308

 

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