TITLE

JetGreen

AUTHOR(S)
Newcomb, Tim
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Time;9/24/2012, Vol. 180 Issue 13, pB22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the U.S. airline industry's commitment to attaining carbon-neutral growth by 2020. Topics include how United Airlines' head of sustainability Jimmy Samartzis explanation for why flying a biofuel-operated Boeing aircraft is only commercially viable if it is an economical option, why biofuel is so expensive compared to jet fuel, and why jet biofuel manufacturer Solazyme's founder Jonathan Wolfson believes United will help drive biofuel prices down.
ACCESSION #
80126814

 

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