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Delta Commits $1B To Become First Carbon Neutral Airline

David P. Smoot

Delta Air Lines sets a vision for meaningfully reducing emissions and advancing sustainability.

Starting March 1, 2020, Delta Air Lines is committing $1 billion over the next 10 years on its journey to mitigate all emissions from its global business going forward. The airline will invest in driving innovation, advancing clean air travel technologies, accelerating the reduction of carbon emissions and waste, and establishing new projects to mitigate the balance of emissions.

As part of its commitment, Delta has partnered with industry innovators to advance the development and production of sustainable aviation fuels, including its recent partnerships and offtake agreements with Northwest Advanced Bio-Fuels and Gevo.

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Learn about Northwest Advanced Bio-Fuels, LLC is a renewable fuel and “Energy” development company providing sustainable, cellulosic, commercial scale, ASTM compliant designer jet fuel in Washington State, using a voluminous supply of woody biomass from local feedstock suppliers. https://www.nwabiofuels.com

David P. Smoot
Author: David P. Smoot

Mr. Smoot has an extensive business background covering almost 45 years, starting with his honorable discharge from the U. S. Army Reserves. Mr. Smoot spent 20 years in the micro- computer hardware and software industries, where he held positions as Director of Operations for Digital Research in Pacific Grove, CA, working with IBM Boca Raton and Intel, as well as senior positions with Informix, a database software company prior to Digital Research, (DRI), as it was known.

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