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Aviation contributes 2% of the world's carbon dioxide emissions and is expected to rise to 3% by 2050.

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Flying Tips

Sometimes people have no choice but to fly, but the resulting emissions can often represent the biggest chunk of your carbon footprint.  The United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) states that aviation contributes 2% of the world's C O2 emissions. The IPCC forecasts that this figure could rise to 3% by 2050. This increase isn't inevitable, and there are steps you can take to reduce your contribution, such as choosing the bus or train instead of short haul flights.
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