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Aviation Carbon 2017 to highlight CORSIA plan

Aviation Carbon 2017 is being held at the London Heathrow Marriott on Dec.4-5. This international conference will look in detail at the latest developments on the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA) that was agreed by Member States of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) at their Assembly a year ago. Since then, work has continued within ICAO on developing regulations that will underpin the scheme, which is aimed at ensuring that future net CO2 emissions from international aviation are stabilised at 2020 levels from 2021 onwards.

October 30, 2017  By Knowledge Transfer Network

While CORSIA does not fully take effect until the end of 2020, all aircraft operators conducting international flights will need to start preparing from next year. They will also need to understand how the carbon markets operate and what carbon offsets will be eligible under the scheme. Sustainable aviation fuels will also play an important part in CORSIA and will be covered by the conference. | READ MORE


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