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Airlines must reduce their emissions

By Achim Steiner | China Daily | Updated: 2013-06-13 08:14

If the world is to head off dangerous climate change and somehow keep a global temperature rise under 2 C, we need all hands on deck. That includes airlines.

Air travel is not only the fastest growing form of transport. It is also the most carbon intensive.

Few if any holidaymakers and business people boarding their flights know that the kerosene fuel powering their airliner is tax-free.

Airlines must reduce their emissions

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