Massimiliano Bianconcini


Fukushima and Nuclear Politics


The tragedy that we all saw unfolding recently in Japan has obliged the world to rethink its nuclear policy. At Fukushima we witnessed one of the most catastrophic nuclear accidents that has ever taken place.

Green Skies Over Europe


Airlines are employing a variety of “green” features and policies to compensate for their CO2 emissions. Some are creating hydro-electric stations in South America, or financing social projects and others are investing directly in cleaner engine technology. But is legislation or a green tax the answer to reducing airline emissions?

The Economics of Emissions


The reduction in CO2 emissions has gone hand in hand with the global recession. With an eventual global economic recovery and with emerging markets still increasing their emission levels, the future may not be so rosy.