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From welcoming back Amelia DeLuca to Delta’s Global Sustainability leadership team as CSO to continued initiatives to reduce emissions while spurring SAF production and reducing single-use-plastics on board, Delta continues to be a leader in sustainability in the aviation sector.
Dec. 18, 2023, 10:30 a.m.
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A transformative initiative has taken flight with the formation of Americans for Clean Aviation Fuels, of which Delta is a founding member.
Nov. 16, 2023, 3:15 p.m.
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Through the GREATER MSP Partnership, Bank of America, Delta Air Lines, Ecolab and Xcel Energy have established the first large-scale SAF Hub in the U.S. with unparalleled collaboration among key players committed to scaling SAF production to replace conventional jet fuel.
Aug. 29, 2023, 8:30 a.m.
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Sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) is the most promising lever known today to accelerate progress toward a net zero future.
Aug. 28, 2023, 10 a.m.
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Delta will purchase up to 10 million gallons of neat SAF from Shell Aviation over a two-year period for use at its hub at Los Angeles International Airport. This will increase the global airline’s SAF commitments to over 200 million gallons – more than halfway to its goal of SAF ...
April 20, 2023, 10:15 a.m.
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Delta’s Chief Sustainability Officer Pam Fletcher outlines the company’s bold strategy for achieving net zero-emissions and more sustainable travel by 2050, including scaling the sustainable fuel market, innovating for the fleet of the future, addressing single-use plastics and encouraging net-zero supply chains. INTERACTIVE | Path to sustainability
March 7, 2023, 10 a.m.
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Delta continued building momentum in 2022 on its journey to connect people to a more sustainable future of flying. From welcoming a new CSO and developing innovative partnerships, to advancing sustainable aviation fuel markets and further reducing single-use plastics onboard, work across the global carrier in 2022 has set Delta ...
Dec. 30, 2022, 9:45 a.m.
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Under a new agreement, DG Fuels, LLC plans to establish a new SAF supply stream that could provide Delta with 385 million gallons of unblended sustainable aviation fuel, while helping to expand availability of SAF in the underserved marketplace.
Aug. 30, 2022, 11:30 a.m.
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For the first time, sustainable aviation fuel is delivered to Delta’s LaGuardia hub, using an existing petroleum pipeline.
June 15, 2022, 9:30 a.m.
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From fuel to food, Delta’s flight from Atlanta to Salt Lake City showcased sustainable technologies available to customers today, as well as innovations in development as part of the SkyTeam Alliance’s Sustainable Flight Challenge.
May 3, 2022, 2 p.m.
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Delta’s journey toward its sustainability goals will require collaboration and partnerships. Hear from three Delta leaders about why this journey matters, what we’re doing now and where we’re headed.
April 14, 2022, 4:15 p.m.
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This partnership significantly increases Delta’s access to sustainable aviation fuel while expanding the alternative fuel market. Sustainable aviation fuel is produced from bio feedstocks that can reduce greenhouse gas lifecycle emissions significantly compared to conventional jet fuel.
March 22, 2022, 9 a.m.