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New research from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has quantified the climate and air quality impacts of aviation, broken down by emission type, altitude and location. The MIT team found...

The following media release was sent to local and national media this afternoon. Our 3,000+ members were sent this, along with further detail, this morning. MEDIA RELEASE – for immediate release[Wanaka,...

We have been asking people from the Upper Clutha to tell us what they love about our community…

The Swedes call it “flygskam,” or “flying shame,” the movement that encourages people to stop taking flights to lower their carbon footprints. But should most Americans really be ashamed of getting...

Around 125 people, a diverse lot primarily made up of upper-valley residents and business types, are participating in the ASE Vision process that began early this year. They serve on five...

A debate on climate change has exposed divisions between the leaders of three South West councils over Bristol Airport’s proposed expansion. Both Bristol city and South Gloucestershire local authorities support the...

Editor’s note: The following story is the first in a two part series regarding the formation of an opposition group to the possible expansion of the Middleton Municipal Airport. The group...

The work of five committees tasked with developing a plan for the future of the Aspen-Pitkin County Airport continues, with one of the groups issuing a recommendation last week to proceed...

Think carbon offsetting when you fly is doing your bit for the planet? Think again, says tourism professor James Higham. It is only useful as a baby step towards real change,...

With the release of the Wānaka Airport lease this week showing that Project Pure is now largely in the hands of Queenstown Airport Corporation and can be moved at their request...