Tag: forest-protection credits

Aviation Watchdog Seeks to Increase Carbon Offset Requirements for Airlines

Reading Time: 2 minutes The International Civil Aviation Organization is considering new rules that would require airlines to buy two forest-protection emission credits for each metric ton of carbon dioxide, double the typical amount, amid concern over the permits’ environmental credibility, according to two people with direct knowledge of negotiations. As the United Nations-overseen regulator builds the first global […]