27 Aug '16, 6pm

Imagine an engine that could help the #environment. Now, realize it’s already here. #GTF (via @gas2) https://t.co/0psYUaJuDq

Imagine an engine that could help the #environment. Now, realize it’s already here. #GTF (via @gas2) https://t.co/0psYUaJuDq

Pratt & Whitney has been working on a new generation of jet engines for commercial airplanes for over 20 years. Today, those efforts have paid off with the creation of new class of jet engines that can reduce fuel consumption by 16%. Less fuel burned means fewer emissions in our skies. Pratt & Whitney says its new PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ engine will reduce annual carbon emissions by 3,600 metric tons per airplane. It is also 70% quieter.

Full article: http://gas2.org/2016/08/18/jet-engine-slashes-consumption...

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