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Carbon offsetting in transport: a call for evidence.


Explores consumer understanding of carbon emissions, options to offset emissions from ticketed travel and if providers should offer voluntary carbon offsets.

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Consultation description

Call for evidence exploring:

  • options to improve the consumer understanding of the carbon emissions from their journeys
  • the role of carbon offsetting in transport
  • whether travel providers should be required to offer voluntary carbon offsets to their customers

Travel types include travel:

  • by train
  • by bus
  • by coach
  • by plane
  • by ferry
  • on holiday packages
  • on cruises
  • road transport


Carbon offsetting in transport: a call for evidence

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Published 18 July 2019