Chinese, Indian Airlines Must Hand Over Emissions Data: EU

Law360, New York (May 15, 2012, 1:35 PM EDT) -- The European Union’s climate change chief said Tuesday that 10 Chinese and Indian airlines fail to comply with regulations requiring them to submit greenhouse gas data as part of the Emissions Trading System, and gave them a month to turn in their results.

Connie Hedegaard, the EU’s commissioner for climate action, said the airlines accounted for less than 1 percent of the more than 1,200 airlines subject to ETS rules. She added that overall, emissions of greenhouse gases from installations participating in the system decreased by...
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