Musician Taylor Swift was accused of racking up a large number of air miles on her private jet, which quickly caught the attention of various conservationists.
Digital marketing firm Yard ranked the “All Too Well” singer, 32, No. 1 on a list of the worst “celebrities”. [carbon dioxide emissions] offenders” in a study published Friday, July 29. Yard, which aggregated data from CelebJets Twitter account, alleged that Swift’s jet had completed at least 170 flights since January – about 22,923 minutes in the air. (The social media account frequently follows celebrity jets and flight plans.)
“Taylor’s jet has an average flight time of just 80 minutes and an average of 139.36 miles per flight,” according to the study. “His total flight emissions for the year are 8,293.54 tonnes, or 1,184.8 times the total annual emissions of an average person. Taylor’s shortest recorded flight in 2022 was only lasted 36 minutes, between Missouri and Nashville.
While the study’s supposed results have been criticized by environmentalists, Swift has since spoken out against the accusations.
“Taylor’s jet is regularly loaned out to other people,” a spokesperson for the Pennsylvania native said. E ! New in a press release on Saturday July 30. “Attributing most or all of these trips to him is patently incorrect.
A few hours earlier Saturday, Celeb Jets reported that Swift’s plane landed in Nashville after a nearly two-hour flight. The Twitter account alleged that said flight used approximately 752 gallons of fuel and 8 tons of CO2 emissions.
The Grammy winner – who is currently dating the actor Joe Alwyn – already made his big comeback on stage earlier this month.
“I haven’t been on stage in a very long time,” Swift told attendees of Haim’s July concert in London. “It’s nice. It’s very nice. But, you know, when I heard that my girls were playing in London at the O2 [Arena], I thought, ‘I’ll have to see this.’ And it looks like there are about 20,000 other people who thought that too.
The Valentine’s day the actress then surprised onlookers as she performed a duet with friends Danielle, Este and Alana Haim for a remixed version of her 2008 hit ‘Love Story.’ the road to promote Reputation. She then released her Lover, Folklore, Forever, Fearless (Taylor version) and Red (Taylor’s version) scrapbooks.