United to remove CO2 from the air in bold greenhouse pledge.

United Airlines has pledged to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 100 percent by 2050 with the help of sustainable fuels and technology that captures carbon dioxide from the air.

The move recognizes that conventional carbon offset schemes currently favored by airlines are an interim solution and that increased investment in alternatives will be needed if flying is to become sustainable.

United in 2018 became the first US airline to commit to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 50 percent and the move to a target of 100 percent marks an ambitious increase to its goal.

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Source:: AirlineRatings.Com

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