Aviation, climate, and the “high altitude effect" | October 2020

The public discussion of what effects aviation has on climate – and how to minimize these effects – has been confusing. Part of this confusion comes from an incomplete understanding of what the effects are and how they work. However, a substantial part of the confusion arises from a lack of clarity and consistency in what is being discussed. This policy brief aims at reducing the confusion by trying to be clearer about exactly what is being discussed and compared in regards to aviation’s influence on climate.

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Making and educated decision about carbon offsetting | November 2020

The function of this policy brief is multifaceted, it provides you as a policy-maker with the information needed to navigate decisions on policies concerning carbon offsetting. If you are a decision maker, it can aid you in your effort to reduce the carbon footprint of your organization or business. It can also help you as an individual in deciding on actions, such as compensating for a flight.

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Att fatta ett genomtänkt beslut om Klimatkompensation | November 2020

Denna policy brief har flera syften. Den ger dig som beslutsfattare ett underlag för att fatta politiska beslut grundad i vetenskap gällande klimatkompensation. Om du är verksam inom en organisation eller ett företag, så kan detta underlätta arbetet att minska verksamhetens koldioxidavtryck. Policy briefen kan även hjälpa dig som individ att fatta personliga beslut, som till exempel handlar om kompensering för en flygresa.

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