Updated: UK hands out first free aviation emission permits

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Airlines with a registry account receive almost five million permits to help them comply with EU emissions trading rules

The UK has today begun issuing free carbon permits to airlines participating in the EU's Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS). Around five million EU Aviation Allowances (EUAAs) have been handed out to three...

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