Microsoft teams up with UK start-up to curb climate impact of aircraft contrails

Michael Holder
clock • 4 min read

Satavia claims better atmospheric forecasting using AI can eliminate or offset up to 60 per cent of aviation industry's climate impact

Microsoft has teamed up with UK start-up Satavia to study the impact of aircraft contrails on the climate in a move the firms hope will lead to smarter flight planning that could significantly reduce the...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech development
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guide
  • Access to our new BusinessGreen intelligence service, providing you with
  • > Exclusive in-depth case studies
  • > Policy briefings, white papers and reports on market trends that are shaping the direction of the net zero transition
  • Our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Online and interactive meetings with BusinessGreen’s editors to discuss the crucial stories and trends from the past month

Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial.

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Aviation

CORSIA: Is a carbon credit supply crunch looming in the global aviation sector?

CORSIA: Is a carbon credit supply crunch looming in the global aviation sector?

The first phase of the aviation sector's flagship climate measure - CORSIA - kicked off last month, with potentially major implications for the voluntary carbon market and the world's biggest airlines

Michael Holder
clock 13 February 2024 • 15 min read
Heart Aerospace raises $107m for hybrid-electric plane technology

Heart Aerospace raises $107m for hybrid-electric plane technology

Air Canada, United Airlines, and Bill Gates' venture capital fund Breakthrough Energy Ventures take part in series B fundraise

Cecilia Keating
clock 02 February 2024 • 2 min read
Premier League clubs urged to show private jets the red card

Premier League clubs urged to show private jets the red card

Practice of flying players and staff on short plane journeys that could be taken on the coach compared to 'scoring a hattrick of own goals while fans get rained on'

Michael Holder
clock 02 February 2024 • 4 min read