Contrary to popular legend, Herbert Hoover, the US presidential candidate and eventual winner in 1928, probably never promised the electorate “a chicken in every pot and a car in every garage.”
It is currently Responsible Tourism Week. In the tours and activities sector, so-called responsible tourism is important. Very important.
Within the next two to three years, Virgin Atlantic’s aircraft flying London Heathrow to Shanghai and Delhi routes could be using low-carbon aviation fuel crafted from waste gases in steel production.
Continental Airlines pledges to donate $2 for tropical forest protection each time a customer uses its Android or iPhone apps to obtain mobile boarding passes as part of the airline’s Earth Day message.
President Obama revealed today the federal government aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from “indirect sources,” such as federal-employee travel and commuting, 13% by 2020.