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EU Seeks Carbon Tax For All Flights Over Europe

AP | Posted 10.16.2013 | Green

BRUSSELS -- BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Commission wants to impose carbon emission charges for all flights using Europe's airspace. Wednesday's pr...

Foes of EU Airlines Carbon Plan Look To U.N.

Reuters | Posted 10.02.2012 | Green

* EU Commission welcomes countries' engagement with ICAO * ICAO alternative could allow EU to waive its scheme * Many en...

Carbon Taxes and Global Decision-Making

Daniel Wagner | Posted 05.30.2012 | World
Daniel Wagner

The European Union's decision to impose a carbon levy on air travel to Europe had the best of intentions but provoked howls of protest. The conundrum now facing the EU emphasizes the myriad of interdependencies and impacts that today transcend borders.

India Joins China In Boycott Of EU Carbon Plan

Reuters | Posted 05.22.2012 | Green

* India says carriers will not share emission data with EU * India's stand could harm Free Trade Agreement talks * Airli...

European Carbon Tax On Airlines Is Safe For Now

Reuters | Posted 04.22.2012 | Green

By Gerard Wynn LONDON, Feb 21 (Reuters) - Once rhetoric surrounding a brewing "carbon trade war" has cooled, non-EU countries are lik...

India And China: EU Airline Tax Hurts Climate Change Fight

Reuters | Posted 04.15.2012 | Green

By Nigam Prusty NEW DELHI, Feb 14 (Reuters) - The European Union's move to charge airlines for carbon emissions violates internationa...

China Bars Its Airlines From Paying Carbon Tax

AP | By JOE McDONALD | Posted 02.13.2012 | Travel

BEIJING -- China announced Monday it will prohibit its airlines from paying European Union charges on carbon emissions, ratcheting up a global dispute...

China Is The Latest To Oppose EU Carbon Tax

AP | By JOE McDONALD | Posted 01.05.2012 | Travel

BEIJING -- China urged the European Union on Thursday to heed objections to its plans to charge airlines for carbon emissions and to hold talks with o...