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New regulatory initiatives supporting Sustainable Aviation Fuel
In early October the members of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) committed to reaching net zero carbon emissions by 2050.
Developing policies for green and sustainable finance for the aviation industry
The application of green and sustainable lending principles to the aviation industry has long been a source of controversy and confusion. At the heart of the matter is whether lending to an airline can ever be considered truly “green” and if not, then whether aviation could be considered a transitioning industry with lending practices supporting the move towards lower emissions.