Marine and Aviation Program Director, The International Council on Clean Transportation
The air travel guilt sweeping Europe poses a “clear and present danger if we don’t get on top of it,” JetBlue CEO Robin Hayes warned investors recently. Teen activist Greta Thunberg has famously denounced flying, and studies show that rising environmental concerns are already curbing the number of flights purchased.
With the airline industry expecting to take a hit from increased climate awareness, what are travel executives doing to adapt? Is CORSIA — a voluntary agreement to measure and eventually reduce carbon emissions from aviation — a sufficient solution, or industry greenwashing?
This program is generously underwritten by the ClimateWorks Foundation.