"Greta-the effect is still strong. Thanks to the intensive climate debate in the face of many travel companies new environmental initiatives. yet to start the charter company Ving carbon offset all flights, without extra cost to the customer. "
"the TUI has made it, likewise, airlines FINE and the SAS. To carbon-offset air travel is a way to compensate for the emissions made. TUI compensates for journeys with the company's own airlines and the company's own hotels. GOOD purchase carbon offsets for all travel, SAS, youth and eurobonusresor. "
"Many travel companies offer carbon offsets as an optional choice for the customer, but in the mentioned companies, the compensation automatically, and without extra cost to the customer."
"Now join the ranks of the charter company Ving in the crowd. From 29 april to the carbon offsets the company for all 1.5 million guests to the flights, both with there own airline Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia, and with other airlines. It makes no difference which airline the customer is flying with, the compensation still takes place. It also continues with the ongoing work to reduce the carbon footprint of the entire company."
"Want to become climate-neutral"
" We want to make it easy for our guests to travel more sustainably on their long awaited vacation and have therefore chosen to compensate for all the guest's flights. Tourism creates jobs and meetings between cultures but also contributes to emissions of greenhouse gases. Our main focus is, of course, to continue to reduce our emissions. In addition to this we are now taking yet another important step towards becoming a climate neutral company and compensates therefore for the emissions that cannot yet be prevented, " says Magnus Wikner, chief executive officer of Vinggruppen in the Nordic region."
"Klimatkompensationen consists of investments in projects that reduce the same amount of greenhouse gas emissions flights. They focus, in addition to reduced emissions, among other things, also on the vatteninfrastrukturprojekt in East africa and the Gambia, hydroelectric power stations in Sri Lanka, the wind energy in Turkey and India, and also a tree-planting project in Spain. Vinggruppen partnered with the Natural Capital Partners, the NCP, a global leader in emission reductions whose projects are certified and meet the criteria for the UN's Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) or Gold Standard."