CO2 Emissions : More Is The New Less

Saturday, March 27, 2010 - 18:42 in Earth & Climate

CO2 Emissions : More Is The New Less As part of its climate change strategy, the Government set a UK aviation target in January 2009, to reduce UK aviation emissions back to 2005 levels in 2050. Together with deep cuts in other sectors, this would achieve the UK’s legislated economy-wide greenhouse gas (GHG) target to reduce emissions by 80% in 2050 relative to 1990.  http://www.theccc.org.uk/sectors/aviation Saturday, 27 March 2010The political arguments about a third runway for London's Heathrow airport broke out again fiercely last night after a High Court judge declined to quash the project but told the Government to get its aviation policy in order. read more

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