Tourism the carbon culprit

Tourism the carbon culprit

TRR WEEKLY May 9, 2018 BONN, 9 May 2018: Domestic and international tourism account for 8% of greenhouse gas emissions, four times more than previously estimated, according to a study published Monday. The multi-trillion dollar industry’s carbon footprint is expanding...
Bonn morning brief: No negotiating text this week

Bonn morning brief: No negotiating text this week

CLIMATE CHANGE NEWS May 08, 2018 Before delegates arrived in Bonn for interim climate talks, expectations were raised they could produce a ‘negotiating text’ for the rulebook of the Paris Agreement. That text would form the basis for talks in December in Poland. One...
Booming tourism emits 8% of greenhouse gases, study shows

Booming tourism emits 8% of greenhouse gases, study shows

CHANNEL NEWS ASIA May 08, 2018 BONN, Germany: Tourism is responsible for a 12th of world greenhouse gas emissions, and a vacation boom is complicating a global drive to slow climate change, scientists said on Monday (May 7). Emissions from tourism, mostly by domestic...