30 Jul 16 New Indian Express: ECOLOGIC- Pavitra Sriprakash, the Chief Designer and Director of Shilpa Architects writes about solar impulse, carbon offsetting and the future of Air Travel.
“Carbon offsetting” is considered one way to mitigate the environmental impact of frequent flyers. There are many websites out there that calculate your carbon footprint per flight — based on the distance travelled, class of travel, etc. For every kilometer of air travel, the quantity of carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere is computed.
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