Navigation Links
Aviation partners to cut 500,000 tonnes of CO2 a year
Date:4/6/2009

ACI EUROPE, CANSO, EUROCONTROL and IATA launched a joint action plan designed to reduce the CO2 emitted by aircraft in Europe by over half a million tonnes a year.

Geneva, Switzerland (PRWEB) April 6, 2009 -- ACI EUROPE, CANSO, EUROCONTROL and IATA launched a joint action plan designed to reduce the CO2 emitted by aircraft in Europe by over half a million tonnes a year.

The plan, launched at the 4th Aviation and Environment Summit in Geneva, will implement Continuous Descent Approach (CDA) at up to 100 airports across Europe by the end of 2013. This would be broadest introduction of the process undertaken to date.

CDA, where aircraft fly a smooth approach into an airport rather than the classical stepped approach, not only reduces fuel burn by between 50 and 150 kg for a short-to-medium haul aircraft, but also reduces CO2 emissions by 160 to 470 kg per flight. CDA also reduces noise around the airport by between 1 and 5 decibels. With CDA in place at 100 airports in Europe, airlines will save 150,000 tonnes of fuel and 100 million Euros a year while reducing CO2 by half a million tonnes.

Olivier Jankovec, Director General ACI EUROPE said "Our cooperation will address crucial short-term and long-term challenges for European aviation. CDA will benefit residents living around many European airports by lowering noise and carbon emissions, saving airlines money at a time when every cent counts -- a rare win-win, in an increasingly challenging operating environment."

Alexander ter Kuile, CANSO Secretary General said "CANSO's European members welcome this initiative and will be working closely with our colleagues to introduce this important operational technique. CDA is just one of a
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Global Aviation Summit Explores Low-Carbon Flight
2. ChemImage and Next Breath Structure Partnership to Validate Bioequivalence Testing for Nasal Spray Suspensions
3. ACM Global Central Lab Announces Partnership with Chindexs United Family Hospitals in China
4. Van Andel Institute Joins the MetaMiner Oncology Partnership Program
5. Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2008 Financial Results
6. Stallergenes Signs an Exclusive Partnership Agreement With Solvay Pharmaceuticals for the Promotion and Distribution of its Products in Russia and the CIS*
7. The NIHR Biomedical Research Centre for Mental Health London has Joined the MetaMiner CNS Partnership Program
8. RoundTable Healthcare Partners Facilitates Product Acquisition for CorePharma
9. DuPont Partners with Indonesian Center for Rice Research to Advance Hybrid Rice
10. Med Discovery and Laborium Biopharma Extend Their Development Partnership to Include Mammalian Cell Culture Processes and Clinical Manufacturing for All Products in Med Discovery's Portfolio
11. Greater Houston Partnership to Lead Energy Security Discussion
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Aviation partners to cut 500,000 tonnes of CO2 a year
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Protocol Networks ... The growing team of brand-neutral, independent consultants, Protocol Networks ... Rogers explained that over the years, his company has ... Moroso, Town of Plainfield, as well as others. With ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... San Diego, California (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 ... R Promotional Offer to their comprehensive portfolio of ... Offer allows customers to purchase a Centrifuge 5424/5424 R ... Pipette Bundle of either Eppendorf Research plus or Eppendorf ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... January 22, 2015 Dr. Greg Leyer of ... annual Scripps Natural Supplements Pre-Conference seminar on probiotics in San ... an annual continuing education conference for health care professionals. This ... the topic of probiotics in health. Dr. Leyer spoke about ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Switzerland (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Selexis ... characterized mammalian Research Cell Banks (RCBs) used for drug ... Research Cell Banks will include Next-Generation Sequencing ... genetic architecture de-risks biologic manufacturing by ensuring the integrity ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Protocol Networks Brings Independent Technology Consulting to the Constitution State 2Eppendorf Announces Promotional Bundle Which Includes: Eppendorf Centrifuge 5424, 3-Pack of Pipettes, and Tips - Available Now at Pipette.com 2Selexis Generated Research Cell Banks Now Fully Sequenced Using Next-Generation Sequencing 2
... - Patient record standardization was one of the hottest ... Healthcare Technology Conference held Friday at the Medical ... innumerable decisions made without the right info at the ... IT enterprise strategic planning consultant with the Wisconsin ...
... Wisconsin Company that manufactures a state-of-the-art homeland security ... top 100 technological innovations of 2003 by ... What's New Awards honored Oshkosh Truck Corporations Pierce ... the Engineering category, describing the new command-and-communications vehicle as ...
... A Wisconsin-born leader in the World Health Organization has ... AIDS and develop an antidote to nicotine addiction, and ... place. , ,Tom Loftus, the former U.S. ambassador to ... added a sobering global perspective to last weeks Wisconsin ...
Cached Biology Technology:Standards Needed for Advances in Healthcare Technology 2Standards Needed for Advances in Healthcare Technology 3Standards Needed for Advances in Healthcare Technology 4Oshkoshs Pierce Security Vehicle Ranked in top 100 Technological Innovations for 2003 2AIDS and tobacco are worldwide killers: Is bioscience doing enough to stop them? 2
(Date:1/22/2015)... Fla. , Jan. 13, 2015  Today, FreeWavz ... technology, launched its crowdfunding campaign on Fundable, ... the build of production capacity to meet customer ... Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150113/168790 ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... POINT ROBERTS, Washington , January 20, 2015 ... technology and tech stocks, releases video from the CES 2015 ... security consultant Apollo Robbins . Apollo shows ... Wocket™ biometric smart wallet, a product of NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... has launched its new NXG series of time clocks with ... higher standard for collecting attendance and labor data and complements ... touch screen interface and seamless connection to cloud-based iSolved, the ... for the small to mid-size employer. The G2 ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):FreeWavz Launches on Fundable to Drive Speed-to-Market in 2015 2Apollo Robbins Talks about the Illusion of Personal Safety and How Easily Your Wallet is Stolen; If a Wocket Wallet is Stolen the Thief Can't do Anything With it! 2Apollo Robbins Talks about the Illusion of Personal Safety and How Easily Your Wallet is Stolen; If a Wocket Wallet is Stolen the Thief Can't do Anything With it! 3Infinisource's NXG series sets new time clock standard 2
... farmers and consumers in Asia have received a little good ... trading nations remain deadlocked on how to move ahead with ... developing world, research just published has confirmed details of a ... populous countries, China and India. , The research shows that, ...
... University of Queensland study mapping the evolution of genes has ... diseases. , The study, published recently in Proceedings of ... scientists at UQ's Institute for Molecular Bioscience. , Dr ... the genomes of 144 species of bacteria, in an effort ...
... for breast cancer, tamoxifen, may not be as effective ... to researchers at the University of Michigan and the ... a crucial enzyme that activates tamoxifen to fight breast ... Ph.D., at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center ...
Cached Biology News:Some good news for the world's poor 2Some good news for the world's poor 3Some good news for the world's poor 4Lateral thinking produces first map of gene transmission 2Gene variation affects tamoxifen's benefit for breast cancer 2
... number is a new product number, created ... showing no availability yet, please order under ... customer service for assistance. Feature: ... surface area 21 cm 2 D ...
... and Protein G bind specifically to Fc ... and Protein G conjugates are commonly used ... and immunoglobulin subtypes from serum, hybridoma ascites ... fluids. These reagents are also commonly used ...
... quick (10 min) assay can detect H2O2 ... 10-acetyl-3,7-dihydroxyphenoxazine (ADHP). H2O2 oxidizes ADHP in a ... resorufin (excitation at 530-571 nm, emission at ... peroxidase in a one-step, homogeneous, no wash ...
...
Biology Products: