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  • Publication

    Leaked European Commission study on aviation taxes

    The European Commission funded a study on aviation taxation, which was completed in mid-2018 but never published. It finds that Europe is chronically undertaxing the sector in comparison to other...

     Monday, May 13, 2019 - 05:00
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    How to decarbonise European transport by 2050

    Transport is Europe's biggest climate problem accounting for 27% of its GHG emissions in 2017. Transport pollution is causing the illness and premature deaths of hundreds of thousands of Europeans...

     Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 08:45
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    Aviation ETS vote in plenary - No blank cheque for ICAO

    Flights to and from Europe have been automatically re-included in EU ETS since the start of 2017. In February the Commission proposed, in response to development at ICAO, to once more exempt these...

     Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 09:55
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    What to expect from ICAO assembly’s talks on a climate deal for aviation

    Aviation is a substantial and growing driver of climate change, currently responsible for almost 5% of global warming. The objectives of the Paris Agreement cannot be achieved without action to...

     Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 17:06
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    Analysis of state aid to Ryanair airports

    An analysis of all EU airports served by Ryanair has found that almost one-quarter of these airports are likely to be receiving state aid. The analysis, which is non-exhaustive as we focused only...

     Monday, July 15, 2019 - 17:33
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    Legal analysis of implementation of aviation kerosene taxation in Europe

    Here T&E reproduces two papers from The Hague conference...

     Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 15:40
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    Taxing aviation fuel in the EU: a brief guide

    This briefing explores the aviation sector's status as one of the most undertaxed in Europe and examines the supposed legal obstacles to ending this annomally. It outlines a number of...

     Monday, June 17, 2019 - 17:47
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    Lelystad traffic distribution rules consultation

    Aviation noise, capacity and environmental issues are subject to great public debate in the Netherlands, driven in particular by the fact that the number of flight movements at its principal...

     Tuesday, May 21, 2019 - 16:40
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    Crunch time for setting up governance of the global offsetting scheme for aviation, CORSIA

    The Council of ICAO – the UN’s aviation body – is meeting to take decisions on critical aspects governing the global offsetting scheme for aviation, known as CORSIA. Decisions taken will largely...

     Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 16:00
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    Taxing aviation fuel in Europe

    Aviation is a major source of emissions, increasing 21% within Europe in the last three years, and is projected to continue to grow. If Europe is to meet its climate targets action is needed and...

     Monday, February 4, 2019 - 06:45