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Press release on Climate | Energy

More climate-friendly holiday travel

It is in each and everyone’s own hands to prevent the production of greenhouse gases when planning holiday travel. For those who cannot avoid air travel there is still a way to make a voluntary commitment to compensate for emissions. However, the money must be spent on sensible and effective projects. The German Emissions Trading Authority (DEHSt) at the Federal Environment Agency (UBA) has issued a guide that focuses on the issue of voluntary compensation. It aims to help consumers better assess the quality of such activities. read more

The Umweltbundesamt

For our environment