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Commission: Draft Directive to Bring Air Transport into EU Emissions Trading Scheme

The European Commission on 20 December 2009 proposed to amend Directive 2003/87/EC to include international air transport in the EU Emission Trading Scheme (EU ETS). Continue reading ‘Commission: Draft Directive to Bring Air Transport into EU Emissions Trading Scheme’

Ordinance for the Collection of Aviation Data for Emission Trading Published

The Ordinance on the Collection of Data to Include Aviation and Other Activities in Emission Trading (Verordnung über die Erhebung von Daten zur Einbeziehung des Luftverkehrs sowie weiterer Tätigkeiten in den Emissionshandel – Datenerhebungsverordnung – DEV 2020) of 22 July 2009 has been published in the Federal Law Gazette on 24 July 2009. It enters into force 25 July 2009.

The Ordinance implements European law requirements under the Emission Trading Directive 2003/87/EC regarding the inclusion of aviation in the EU emissions trading scheme (EU ETS).  Aviation related requirements for EUETS were introduced by Directive 2008/101/EC.

Source: Federal Law Gazette (Bundesgesetzblatt) I 2009, page 2118

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