Pope Francis has denounced the CO₂ compensation for air travel as hypocritical. He said: “The planes pollute the atmosphere, but with a fraction of the sum of the ticket price trees are planted to compensate for the damage inflicted.
More innovation in transportation technology is expected in 2017, and may result in cutting transportation emissions and decreasing congestion.
Caribbean Cruises Ltd. released its Sustainability Report, which documents the Company’s commitment to environmental stewardship.
Uber launches electric vehicles to boost its image in the eyes of environmentally conscious mayor Manuela Carmena and show its goodwill, Reuters says.
The decision to approve airport expansion shows how far governments, businesses and individuals are willing to go in denying ecological crises.
JetBlue created a video to raise awareness about responsible tourism and educate travelers about how to “buy informed” and travel smart to the Caribbean.
How do people deal with the thought of flying less, or not at all? Rob Hopkins applies the five stages of grief to understand our addiction
Tool helps airports assess their supply-chain security, intelligence and risk management, staff awareness, and reporting processes
UN sustainable transport report advises shift of focus towards ensuring transport accessibility improves quality of life in communities.
Tren Ecuador markets its luxury train experiences on the basis of the opportunity to see the real Ecuador rather than on the comfort of its trains
Business-class and first class-passengers can have carbon footprints three to nine times higher than people in economy
Fundamental problems with EU policy need addressing urgently for transport policies to have any significance in efforts to mitigate climate change.
A UN accord rather than forcing emission cuts, allows airlines to increase pollution in exchange for buying credits that support their environmental efforts.
The airline is partnering with SG Preston to purchase renewable jet fuel made from rapidly renewable, bio-based feedstocks that do not compete with food production.
The global market-based measure (GMBM) scheme ICAO will take up later this month is not aggressive enough to achieve emissions reduction goals.
The Norwegian explorer cruise line, Hurtigruten, is building new expedition ships using a new and environmentally sustainable hybrid technology.
FOE claims ongoing lack of initiative by cruise companies to install technologies that reduce pollution impact on travel destinations and local peoples.
Working collaboratively with academics, Virgin Atlantic increased Captains’ awareness of the measures they could take to improve on fuel efficiency.