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The route from China to ICAO's CORSIA emissions scheme: there's still a long way to go | Ren Wang,China
The route from China to ICAO's CORSIA emissions scheme: there's still a long way to go
Tue 27 Jun 2017 - China has been a constructive and even decisive contributor to the successful outcome of the 39th ICAO Assembly on a resolution to implement the CORSIA scheme to address CO2 emissions from international aviation. During the Assembly, ICAO included China in the list of countries that have decided to join the scheme from the beginning. However, no official announcement has been made to confirm its early participation. The foundation for ICAO to develop and implement CORSIA is not solid and it's not going to be easy for China to get ready for early participation given a number of important national issues that need to be resolved, argues Ren Wang. From expectation to confirmation, there's a long way to go for both ICAO and China, he writes. Read more ...