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How the Airline Industry Is Cleaning Up Its Climate Act

Aviation is one of the most polluting industries on the planet–but a groundswell of innovation in alternative fuels, and investments from major airlines, could set it on a path to carbon zero.
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BY ADELE PETERS

JetBlue Cultivates Market Conditions for Greener Growth

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“There are no silver bullets when it comes to finding the right renewable jet fuel, so we are reaching out for fuel partners to bring a better fuel to market.”

—Sophia Mendelsohn, Head of Sustainability, JetBlue

Shifting goalposts create more mayhem than momentum. Only predictable climate-related regulations can create stable conditions that benefit business.

Every Drop Counts at FedEx

FedEx cuts back on its main source of emissions and saves millions of gallons
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Thanks to 46 Fuel Sense Programs, FedEx has cut back on its main source of emissions, jet fuel. Almost 72 million gallons were saved in FY14. And since the program’s inception in 2007, Fuel Sense has saved more than 334 million gallons.

Boeing Finds Significant Potential in "Green Diesel" as a Sustainable Jet Fuel

Current fuel for trucks could supply 1 percent of global jet fuel demand
Summary: 

- Price-competitive, biofuel reduces CO2 emissions

- Current fuel for trucks could supply 1 percent of global jet fuel demand

Press Release

- Price-competitive, biofuel reduces CO2 emissions

- Current fuel for trucks could supply 1 percent of global jet fuel demand

Intertek Presents Fuel Quality and Stability Solutions at IASH 2013 Conference in Rhodes

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Rhodes, Greece, October 29, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Intertek, a leading provider of quality and safety services to a wide range of industries around the world, presented and exhibited important fuel stability testing, inspection and certification services during the 2013 International Association for Stability, Handling and Use of Liquid Fuels (IASH) conference in Rhodes, Greece, October 7 -10.

Food Waste = Jet Fuel? Yes!

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David Steiner, Waste Management's CEO, gives Melissa McGinnis a tour of their CORE program and facility. The first of it's kind in the US, this anaerobic converter takes food waste and meticulously converts it into energy. The end result now is energy for electricity but the long term plan is to be able to convert food waste into jet fuel! 
 
 
About Greenopolis
Greenopolis is dedicated to our users. We focus our attention on changing the world through recycling, waste-to-energy and conservation. We reward our users for their sustainable behavior on our website, through our Greenopolis recycling kiosks and with curbside recycling programs. Visit our site at www.greenopolis.com to learn more!
 
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David Steiner, Waste Management's CEO, gives Melissa McGinnis a tour of their CORE program and facility. The first of it's kind in the US, this anaerobic converter takes food waste and meticulously converts it into energy. The end result now is energy for electricity but the long term plan is to be able to convert food waste into jet fuel! 
 
 
About Greenopolis
Greenopolis is dedicated to our users. We focus our attention on changing the world through recycling, waste-to-energy and conservation. We reward our users for their sustainable behavior on our website, through our Greenopolis recycling kiosks and with curbside recycling programs. Visit our site at www.greenopolis.com to learn more!
 
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