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-KTH Royal Institute of Technology: Tougher actions imperative to reduce aviation emissions

Dec 09, 2019 - ENP Newswire

Carbon offsets, emission allowances and environment taxes - these current instruments are not enough to reduce airline climate emissions.

A broad mix of tougher measures are needed according to transport researchers at KTH, who want to put more pressure on politicians and the aviation industry.

Aviation accounts for ten percent of the total climate emissions from consumers in Sweden. If the climate targets are to be reached, Jonas Akerman, a researcher within strategic sustain...