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Ryanair carbon offset programme “woefully inadequate”

11 November 2019

A scheme offered to customers by Ryanair which allows people to pay €1 to offset the carbon impact of their flight is a “green gimmick” and would only offset 0.01% of the airline’s emissions, explains Professor Simon Lewis (UCL Geography).

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