AltAir Fuels - Los Angeles International Airport


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Los Angeles, California, U.S.

In 2016 United became the first U.S. airline to fly on commercial-scale quantities. United has worked with AltAir Fuels since 2009 to achieve this milestone and plans to purchase up to 15 million gallons over three years.

Overview

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Location: Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Status: Running

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Primary Feedstock: Non-edible natural oils and agricultural wastes

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Products: Lignocellulosic Ethanol

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Technology: Honeywell UOP

Description

This new sustainable aviation alternative fuel is produced from sustainable feedstocks such as non-edible natural oils and agricultural wastes using the HEFA process and technology produced by Honeywell UOP.

Impact

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Total Volume: 56.7 million L/year

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Jobs: 365

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Investment: Not publicly avalible

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Partners: AltAir Fuels

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