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  • EU warns ICAO it will go it alone if no progress is made with ETS


    Europe's transport ministers have fired a diplomatic shot across the International Civil Aviation Organisation's bows, warning...


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  • Mubadala lays out MRO ambitions after acquiring Gamco

    News | 08 Nov 2007 13:51 | Michael Renouf

    Abu Dhabi's governmental investment vehicle Mubadala has detailed ambitious plans to rename and...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Mubadala-lays-out-MRO-ambitions-after-acquiring-Gamco-219244/
  • Europe set for legal challenge over emissions stance

    News | 22 Oct 2007 16:34

    International Air Transport Association chief Giovanni Bisignani is warning Europe to expect an imminent legal challenge over its unilateral stance over...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Europe-set-for-legal-challenge-over-emissions-stance-218769/
  • Feedback: Emissions challenge

    News | 26 Jun 2007 12:18 | Michael Renouf

    <P><STRONG>Europe's plan to include aviation in its emissions trading scheme raises a variety of legal issues and has the potential to distort the market, says Michael Renouf, head of law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner's Brussels office</STRONG></P> <P>The European Union's emissions trading scheme (ETS), the world's largest multi-country, multi-sector emissions trading system, covers about 12,000 installations in the energy, metals, minerals and paper industries. The European Commission's proposal to integrate aviation activities into the ETS will, if adopted in its present form, affect commercial flights between airports within the EU from January 2011. One year later, international flights arriving at or departing from an airport in the EU will be covered. The proposal raises a number of issues. </P> <P>Firstly, total allowances will be based on "historical aviation emissions" - the average of the total annual emissions in the years 2004, 2005 and 2006. This formula could have a detrhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Feedback-Emissions-challenge-215202/
  • EU warns ICAO it will go it alone if no progress is made with ETS

    News | 15 Jun 2007 10:20 | Aimee Turner

    Europe's transport ministers have fired a diplomatic shot across the International Civil Aviation Organisation's bows, warning...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EU-warns-ICAO-it-will-go-it-alone-if-no-progress-is-made-with-ETS-214665/