Gallery: Virgin Atlantic Announces Plans to Fuel Airplanes With Waste G...


Airline mogul and billionaire Richard Branson just announced that in three years Virgin Atlantic airplanes will be fueled by waste gas from power plants, steel works, and aluminum plants. Within 24 months the company will be able to take waste gas from these industrial sites and turn it into aviation fuel for their commercial airplanes. The process will reduce the carbon footprint of Virgin’s airplanes by as much as 50 percent.

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  1. TheLastEgg October 17, 2011 at 1:25 pm

    this should be a turning point in the history of mankind.

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