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Flottau, Jens; Wall, Robert
February 2012
Aviation Week & Space Technology;2/27/2012, Vol. 174 Issue 8, p58
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The article discusses Russian reactions to the European Union's (EU) emissions trading system (ETS), looking at a conference on the EU ETS in Moscow, Russia as well as the possibility that the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) will develop environmental guidelines. The article examines legislation in Russia, the U.S., and China which would forbid airlines from participating as well as a global emissions trading system which could be developed by the International Air Transport Association (IATA).


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