Climate Action

ETS & aviation discussed in U.S. Senate hearing

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The Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation of the United States Senate is holding a hearing on the European Union's Emissions Trading System (ETS), focusing on the inclusion of aviation into the ETS.

Jos Delbeke, Director-General for Climate Action, is appearing before the Committee to provide testimony on behalf of the European Union. Among other invited witnesses is the U.S. Secretary for Transportation, Ray LaHood.