The Future of Tourism: Can Tourism Growth and Climate Policy be Reconciled? A Mitigation Perspective

@article{Gssling2010TheFO,
  title={The Future of Tourism: Can Tourism Growth and Climate Policy be Reconciled? A Mitigation Perspective},
  author={S. G{\"o}ssling and C. Hall and P. Peeters and D. Scott},
  journal={Tourism Recreation Research},
  year={2010},
  volume={35},
  pages={119 - 130}
}
  • S. Gössling, C. Hall, +1 author D. Scott
  • Published 2010
  • Business
  • Tourism Recreation Research
  • Abstract Tourism is an increasingly significant contributor to greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Emissions growth in the sector is in substantial conflict with global climate policy goals that seek to mitigate climate change through significant emission reductions. This article discusses the role of various tourism sub-sectors in generating emissions, and technical and management options in reducing these. It concludes that given observed and anticipated emission growth rates, technology and… CONTINUE READING
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