Strong opportunity for Midwest aviation biofuels industry — The commercial aviation industry has a clear path toward cleaner, more  economical and more secure energy alternatives through the increased use  of advanced biofuels developed in the Midwest, according to a report  issued today by the Midwest Aviation Sustainable Biofuels Initiative  (MASBI).

MASBI produced the report following a yearlong analysis of the benefits  that could be delivered from a robust sustainable aviation biofuels  industry in the Midwest. MASBI is a coalition led by United Airlines,  Boeing, Honeywell’s UOP, the Chicago Department of Aviation and the  Clean Energy Trust, along with an Advisory Council of more than 40  public and private organizations, chaired by Argonne National  Laboratory. Read more.

Posted June 27, 2013