The global era we live in is a driver for the travelling boom. Travelling all around the world has never been easier and our desire to discover undiscovered has never been greater. However, travelling is a major polluter of the environment, which is a fact often neglected. Fortunately there are various means of making our travels more sustainable. ESIC 2020 seeks to provide better understanding of more sustainable travelling options.
The square feet of Arctic summer sea ice cover that one passenger’s share of emissions melts on a 2,500-mile flight.
3x to 4x
The amount of CO2 the most efficient cruise ship emits per passenger mile when compared with a jet.
The increase in airline passengers worldwide since 2003.