07 Nov '11, 10am

First Commercial Bio-fuel Powered Flight Takes Off Today

First Commercial Bio-fuel Powered Flight Takes Off Today

November 07, 2011 at 5:35 am PST | fatalgae writes: Financiers want results – Not Contracts! Continental did a similar flight a couple of years ago. No one to date is in commercial scale production. Clearly Sapphire received guarantees and not loans in this article. Billy Glover needs to be educated – financiers want results, not long-term bs. Didn’t Boeing receive grants from the US government and then went to China for biofuels? Aviation Calls For Government Backing To Boost Biofuels By Graham Warwick The U.S. aviation industry is pressing Congress to extend funding for goverment programs providing support to start up commercial-scale production of renewable biofuels. With private investment still hard to find, U.S. Agriculture Department (USDA) programs established under the 2008 Farm Bill are playing a key role in providing funding to scale up feedstock production and ...

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