Are Offsets the Solution for Rising Aviation Emissions?

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Global aviation’s GHG emissions are forecast to rise rapidly, and the industry has seized on carbon offsets as a way to adapt to calls for reducing emissions. Carbon offsets could certainly serve such a role for at least a limited period of time, but given the history of offsets they are more likely than not to fail in the effort. This Doorway pulls together information and insight you can use to explore the question (and answer) for yourself.