United Airlines has agreed to purchase up to 10 million gallons of biofuel over the next two years in a contract renewal with World Energy. The biofuel, which Chicago-based United uses on every flight departing its Los Angeles hub, achieves a greater than 60% reduction in carbon emissions on a lifecycle basis, the airline said in a May 22 statement. The contract renewal follows United’s original 2013 purchase agreement with AltAir Fuels, which was acquired by Boston-based World ...

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