COVID-19 News

CORSIA omits 2020 from the baseline – Pushing green recovery in India, 29 June to 5 July 2020

CORSIA | Climate friendly recovery in India European Airlines | Recovery policies Hydrogen in the EU recovery programmes

 

CORSIA. International Civil Aviation Organization Council agreed to omit 2020 from the baseline during the international aviation offset programme CORSIA’s first three years, while leaving the door open for the UN body’s Assembly to make that change for the entire 15-year duration of the scheme.

Climate friendly recovery in India. The Government of India’s premier think-tank NITI Aayog, Rocky Mountain Institute and RMI India released a report with recommendations for a green recovery based on four key principles: 1. Invest in least-cost energy solutions, 2. Support resilient and secure energy systems, 3. Prioritize efficiency and competitiveness, 4. Promote social and environmental equity. rmi.org/insight/india-stimulus-strategy-recommendations-towards-a-clean-energy-economy/

Climate friendly recovery in European Airlines. French and Dutch governments are requiring Air France and KLM to halve their CO2 emissions per passenger kilometer by 2030, compared with 2005 levels

Empirical evidence about climate friendly recovery policies after the 2008 financial crisis. www.iea.org/articles/green-stimulus-after-the-2008-crisis

Hydrogen in the EU recovery programmes.hydrogeneurope.eu/sites/default/files/Hydrogen%20Europe_EU%20Recovery%20Plan%20Analysis_FINAL.pdf