United Airlines has signed an agreement to buy 15 million gallons of cost-competitive renewable jet fuel from AltAir Fuels over a three-year period. "This is a great day for United and the aviation biofuels industry. This agreement underscores United's efforts to be a leader in alternative fuels as well as our efforts to lead commercial aviation as an environmentally responsible company," said Jimmy Samartzis, managing director for global environmental affairs and sustainability at United. "We're excited about what this strategic partnership with AltAir means for United, the industry, the environment, and for our customers."

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