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Government must curb growing aviation demand to meet CO2 targets, warns climate committee

The Government has until 2016 to set out an effective plan for limiting aviation emissions, the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) said today. The UK’s official advisory body on delivery of the Climate Change Act used its 5th ‘Progress Report’ to Government to highlight the need for action on aviation, including constraints on demand.

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Runway recommendation under threat by Climate Committee report: Aviation Environment Federation comment

MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Runway recommendation under threat by Climate Committee report: Aviation Environment Federation comment On the eve of the Airports Commission’s runway recommendation, the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) today told Government it has until 2016 to set out an …

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Infographic: Why airport expansion risks the UK’s climate change commitments

Our new infographic outlines why expanding Heathrow or Gatwick would make it very challenging for aviation emissions to be constrained to the level in 2050 recommended by the Committee on Climate Change. If the aviation sector misses its target, the wider economy would be …

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