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Biojet Fuel Initiative Under Development for Major Airline

The next step in the race to find renewable energy sources to power our global economy is sustainable aviation fuel, and one company has taken a big first leap toward that goal: Northwest Advanced Bio-Fuels, LLC (NWABF). In a recently announced $2 million partnership with a major airline, NWABF is currently working on Phase 1 ...

WSU Research Contributes to Sustainable Fuel

Company is working to produce aviation biofuel by 2023 WSU research is being used to develop a biofuel refinery in Washington state that will convert forest residuals, like branches left after trees are harvested, into fuel. Chris Whitworth, director of project development for Northwest Advanced Bio-Fuels, LLC (NWABF), said the facility will produce sustainable aviation ...

NWABF, NARA & WSU Initiative Attracts Interest From Delta Air Lines for Aviation Biofuel Research

An initiative led by Northwest Advanced Bio-Fuels, Washington State University and Northwest Advanced Renewable Alliance (NARA) on aviation biofuels research has attracted the interest of one of the world’s largest commercial air carriers. Delta Air Lines, as part of a $2 million investment along with its partner Northwest Advanced Bio-fuels LLC (NWABF), is studying the potential for a ...
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Background and History of David Smoot and Northwest Advanced Bio-Fuels

Dave Smoot started in the alternative energy arena 11 years ago with the development of wind and solar projects in southern California.  At this time, Dave’s focus was on alternative energy to generate electricity.  Dave received an exclusive to represent a unique and revolutionary Vertical Axis Wind Turbine from the Korean conglomerate, Daewoo. This was ...

Delta Air Lines to invest $2 million in aviation biofuel feasibility study

As part of its ongoing commitment to sustainability, Delta Air Lines is investing $2 million to partner with Northwest Advanced Bio-fuels, LLC for the feasibility study of a biofuel production facility to produce sustainable aviation fuel and other biofuel products. The sustainable aviation fuel, expected to be produced in a facility in Washington State, could be ...

What is Northwest Advanced Bio-Fuels, LLC?

NWABF is a renewable energy development company providing sustainable, cellulosic, commercial scale, ASTM compliant designer jet fuel in Washington State, using a voluminous supply of woody bio-mass from local feedstock suppliers. NWABF brought together a World-Class Team of engineering and technology companies that utilize established, currently in-use 2nd generation technology. NWABF’s solution is clean, renewable ...