Up in the air? Heathrow reports on green progress as it eyes crunch expansion vote

Michael Holder
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Up in the air? Heathrow reports on green progress as it eyes crunch expansion vote

Airport's sustainability progress report signals good news for EVs, renewables and plastic waste, but questions remain over tackling greenhouse gases from aircraft

Can an airport ever be sustainable? It is a question Heathrow Airport has sought to answer in the year since it published a sweeping new sustainability strategy, stepping up its focus on electric vehicles...

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