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british airways

british airways

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From british airways's site: "As a global airline, we're proud to connect people, places and cultures and keep business on the move. But the freedom of flying also has an impact. That's why we're leading the industry to try to minimise the environmental effects of air travel. We also actively support the local communities in the countries we fly to and continue to show respect for our customers, staff and the companies we work with."

tags: airlines, planes, airplanes, airways

british airways's Ratings Summary ?

rating name organization list type status
What Goes Up Must Come Down, The Sorry State of Recycling in the Airline Industry green america custom D
Brand Emissions Leaders haymarket group member
Sustainable Aviation Fuel Users Group sustainable aviation fuel users group group member
project label sector: airlines project label rank #12 of 21*

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british airways's Article Breakdown (13 unique articles) ?

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Articles about British Airways ?

BA, Bombardier Announce Biofuel Plans At Farnborough

From (verified), July 22, 2010

Waste Management

British Airways has signed an agreement with Solena Group to help build Europe’s first biofuel plant, amid plans to begin using the fuel in its fleet starting in 2014, according to a Dow Jones Report. Also at Farnborough, Bombardier Aerospace a...

in this article: british airways, bombardier

What Goes Up Must Come Down, The Sorry State Of Recycling In The Airline Industry

From (verified), February 22, 2010

Resource Management

In What Goes Up Must Come Down, The Sorry State of Recycling in the Airline Industry, Green America ranks 11 major airlines on their recycling efforts...

in this article: jetblue, british airways, virgin group, american airlines, us airways, southwest airlines, continental airlines, united airlines, delta, airtran

British Airways To Build Europe’s First Biojet Fuel Plant

From (verified), February 15, 2010

Waste Management, Resource Management

British Airways plans to build a plant that will produce biojet fuel from plasma gasification of biomass, reports The Engineer. Touted as Europe’s first sustainable jet-fuel plant, the facility will process all types of biomass and residue feed...

in this article: british airways

BA Shores Up Support For Third Runway At Heathrow

From (verified), November 27, 2009

Mission & Values, Waste Management

British airways chief executive Willie Walsh is seeking to soften Conservative opposition to a proposed third runway at Heathrow by launching a series of roadshows to drum up regional support. As a result, Walsh claimed that blocking expansion would ...

in this article: british airways

Brand Emissions Leaders

From (verified), November 25, 2009

Mission & Values, Waste Management, Resource Management

The Brand Emissions Leaders Project aims to provide an annual rating of the carbon performance of the leading brands operating in the UK. In 2009, it ...

in this article: nokia, ibm, nike, levi strauss & co, bmw, dell, general motors, l'oreal, wal-mart, general electric, ikea, ...

Adidas, British Airways Investigate Their Forest Footprints

From (verified), October 8, 2009

Mission & Values, Resource Management

A number of companies including Adidas, British Airways, Kingfisher and Sainsbury's will provide the Forest Footprint Disclosure Project with information on their impacts on forests and what they are doing to shrink their forest footprints.

in this article: british airways, sainsbury, adidas, kingfisher

Green Groups Slam BA Over New Business Class-only Flights

From (verified), September 29, 2009

Mission & Values, Waste Management

Just a week after announcing its support for industry wide plans to halve aviation's carbon emissions by 2050, British Airways (BA) has been accused of hypocrisy after launching a new twice-daily business service between London City Airport and ...

in this article: british airways

British Airways Joins Sustainable Fuels Group

From (verified), July 13, 2009

Resource Management

Since its launch in the fall of 2008, the Sustainable Aviation Fuel Users Group has established a foundation of airlines, environmental organizations, research projects and practices and principles that can help accelerate the commercialization and a...

in this article: british airways, air france, virgin group, air new zealand, cathay pacific, alaska airlines

Rolls Royce And British Airways Biofuels Program Suspended Due To Lack Of Supply

From (unverified), March 22, 2009

Resource Management

Rolls Royce and British Airways cannot find 15,000 gallons of biofuels for intensive ground testing that meets volume, sustainability, and performance criteria.

in this article: rolls-royce, british airways

Four Airlines Push To Include Aviation In Future Climate Treaty

From (verified), February 17, 2009

Waste Management

Air France/KLM, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Virgin Atlantic and airport operator BAA have created the Aviation Global Deal (AGD) Group to lobby for a sectoral approach to climate change that reduces emissions while satisfying its own set of key ...

in this article: british airways, air france, virgin group, cathay pacific

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