US Economists Unite To Ask Obama To Support EU Carbon Scheme For Airlines


The European Union has plans to introduce legislation that will limit the amount of carbon emissions that airlines can emit. The new laws will force airlines to change the way they operate, or face paying penalties for the release of greenhouse gases. President Obama has been opposed to these plans to include airlines in the EU’s emissions trading scheme from the start. Even though the scheme is designed to reduce carbon emissions and reports have shown that it will not affect the profits of US airlines. The US has claimed that the plan is…

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