October 19, 2018 / 10:45 AM / a month ago

Norwegian Air to cut annual CO2 emissions by 16,000 tonnes per year

FILE PHOTO: Parked Boeing 737-800 aircrafts belonging to budget carrier Norwegian Air are pictured at Stockholm Arlanda Airport, Sweden, in this March 6, 2015 file photo. REUTERS/Johan Nilsson/TT News Agency/File Photo

OSLO (Reuters) - Norwegian Air will adopt new technologies from Sweden’s Avtech which will cut CO2 emissions by 16,000 tonnes per year - or a reduction of 5,000 tonnes of fuel, the budget airliner said in a press release on Friday.

One ton of jet fuel currently costs about $750 per tonnes.

Reporting By Ole Petter Skonnord; Editing by Kirsten Donovan

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