Delta Air Lines to invest US$1b to reduce emissions

The Business Times | Feb 15, 2020 at 12:00 AM
  • The investment aims to reduce emissions across all of the US airline’s operations worldwide, starting in March and lasting for 10 years.
  • As concern grows over climate change, air carriers are aiming to drastically reduce their carbon footprint and be carbon neutral from 2020 even as air travel is expected to increase sharply in the coming years.
  • Under pressure from activists, many companies including Microsoft and BP, have made commitments to reduce their carbon footprint.