07 Nov '11, 3pm

Awesome! United and Alaska Airlines announce new biofuel initiative. Solutions in action!

the Sustainable Aviation Fuels Northwest initiative, of which Alaska Air Group is a member, determined the region has the diverse stocks, delivery infrastructure and political will needed to create a viable biofuels industry. The group’s report said that no single technology is likely to provide enough sustainable fuel to meet its goal of carbon-neutral growth for the aviation industry by 2020, though oilseed, forest residues, municipal solid waste and algae are all promising feedstocks.

Full article: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2011/11/07/united-alas...

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