Tag: Delta

Delta commits $1B to become world’s 1st carbon neutral airline

Delta commits $1B to become world’s 1st carbon neutral airline

February 16, 2020 |

In Georgia arrives news that starting March 1st, Delta is making a $1 billion commitment over the next 10 years to mitigate all emissions from its global business going forward. Their goal? To invest the money in driving innovation, advancing clean air travel technologies, accelerating the reduction of carbon emissions and waste, and establishing new […]

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Delta enters into agreement to buy SAF from Northwest Advanced Bio-Fuels

Delta enters into agreement to buy SAF from Northwest Advanced Bio-Fuels

January 30, 2020 |

In Georgia, building on its $2 million investment for an ongoing feasibility study with Northwest Advanced Bio-Fuels (NWABF), Delta has entered into one of the largest airline offtake agreements of its kind to purchase sustainable aviation fuel, if produced, from NWABF. The feasibility study announced in October 2019 and currently underway, is expected to determine […]

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Delta to buy 10 million gallons per year of aviation biofuel from Gevo

Delta to buy 10 million gallons per year of aviation biofuel from Gevo

December 17, 2019 |

In Colorado, Delta’s work to create a sustainable future continues with a long-term offtake agreement under which Delta will purchase 10 million gallons per year of advanced renewable biofuels from Gevo. Sustainable aviation fuels provide significant environmental benefits because the lifecycle carbon footprint can be up to 75 percent less than conventional jet fuel. Delta’s […]

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Delta’s newest A321 first to fly on biofuel

Delta’s newest A321 first to fly on biofuel

July 15, 2019 |

In Alabama, the newest A321 in Delta’s fleet made its initial flight on Friday completely carbon-neutral, a first for Delta as it continues to make strategic moves to bolster its ongoing sustainability commitments. Delta has partnered with Air BP to supply biofuels for an initial 20 delivery flights from the Airbus final assembly line in […]

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