Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Another view of EU emissions trading program

Airlines and governments around the world are fighting the European Union's progam aimed at reducing CO2 emissions from airline flights. The program has been widely criticized as the wrong approach to trying to slow down global climate change (remember when that was an issue in this country?). An editorial supporting what the EU has done appeared in the New York Times today. Find it here .... and don't be surprised if there is a continued, hard pushback from the airlines on this.

Another view of EU emissions trading program

Airlines and governments around the world are fighting the European Union's progam aimed at reducing CO2 emissions from airline flights. The program has been widely criticized as the wrong approach to trying to slow down global climate change (remember when that was an issue in this country?). An editorial supporting what the EU has done appeared in the New York Times today. Find it here .... and don't be surprised if there is a continued, hard pushback from the airlines on this. 

Tom Belden
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Tom Belden has been reporting about Philadelphia International Airport and other air travel subjects for more than 20 years, writing columns for The Inquirer's Travel and Business sections. His reporting (with colleague Craig McCoy) on baggage handling problems in Philadelphia have been credited with helping to improve the system. His previous blog was called Road Warrior. He can reached at tbelden@phillynews.com. Reach Tom at tbelden@phillynews.com.

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