Tag: aviation fuels

Sustainable aviation fuels: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to United Airlines

Sustainable aviation fuels: The Digest’s 2017 Multi-Slide Guide to United Airlines

July 4, 2017 |

Not long ago, United Airlines made history by becoming the first U.S. airline to begin use of commercial-scale volumes of sustainable aviation biofuel for regularly scheduled flights with the departure of United Flight 708 from Los Angeles International Airport. United has agreed to purchase up to 15 million gallons of sustainable biofuel from AltAir Paramount over a […]

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Jet R&D: The Digest’s Multi-Slide Guide to the ASCENT center of excellence for alternative jet fuels

Jet R&D: The Digest’s Multi-Slide Guide to the ASCENT center of excellence for alternative jet fuels

October 30, 2016 |

The ASCENT Center of Excellence at Washington State University is focusing on meeting the environmental and energy goals of the Next Generation Air Transportation System, including reducing noise, improving air quality, reducing climate impacts, and energy efficiency. Also, exploring ways to produce sustainable aviation fuels at commercial scale, creating an industry with the potential for large-scale economic development […]

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