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How Air France and Volaris are prioritising new sustainable aircraft financings

Air France will make sustainable finance a “strong preference” in future aircraft financing RFP processes following the closure of three sustainability-linked transactions earlier this year, Ishka can reveal. more


in ESG & Regulation , Aviation Banks and Lenders , Sustainable Finance

Briefing: EU Taxonomy for aviation nears final stages amid mixed reactions

The legislative effort to incorporate aviation into the EU Taxonomy, Europe’s gold standard for sustainable investing, is nearing its final stages. Ishka explores some of the key points of contention. more


in ESG & Regulation , Regulation , Sustainable Finance

Bank-led aviation carbon initiative Impact names board and president

Impact, a new aviation finance association dedicated to achieving Net Zero CO2 emissions by 2050, has announced its founding board and president as it formally launches this week. more


in ESG & Regulation , Aviation Banks and Lenders , Sustainable Finance

Aviation banks partner for new sustainable aviation initiative: Impact

A group of about 20 international aviation banks and institutions are in the process of establishing an independent association Impact (Initiative to Measure and Promote Aviation’s Carbon-free Transition e. V.) to promote sustainable aircraft financing. more


in ESG & Regulation , Sustainable Finance

UK lays out green finance roadmap, new SAF plans ahead of COP26

The UK has signalled that some upcoming green finance eligibility requirements will be based on the EU Taxonomy, bolstering the international significance of efforts to add aviation to the EU Taxonomy. more


in ESG & Regulation , Aviation Banks and Lenders , Regulation , Sustainable Finance

EU Taxonomy: AWG reacts to latest aviation green finance proposal

The Aviation Working Group (AWG), a not-for-profit entity comprised of major aviation stakeholders including lessors, has called for “significant changes” to proposed requirements for new aircraft green finance eligibility under the EU Taxonomy. more


in ESG & Regulation , Regulation , Sustainable Finance

EU Taxonomy: Lessors dismayed by old-for-new aircraft scrapping proposal

Aircraft lessors have been left dismayed by a proposal which would condition green finance eligibility for new aircraft under the EU Taxonomy to the scrapping more polluting aircraft. more


in Regulation , Sustainable Finance , ESG & Regulation