Category: Aviation

Airports and airlines

Airports reduce their carbon footprint

In 2018, nearly 4.5 billion travelers arrived and departed from airports worldwide. Airlines have been finding ways for those 45 million flights to leave less of a carbon footprint.[1] At the same time, many...

As the climate changes, airports adapt

The impact of climate change has been measured and recorded worldwide. In the arctic, 3.3 trillion tons of ice has melted since 1992. In more temperate climates, weather events have become more frequent and...

Sustainable Aviation Fueling

Biofuel initiatives target carbon dioxide emissions

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has set three goals for mitigating CO2 emissions.[1] Improve aviation fuel efficiency by an average of 1.5% per year from 2009 to 2020 Achieve carbon-neutral growth in the...