Tag: KLM

Italian coffee producer Lavazza to join KLM’s Corporate BioFuel Program

Italian coffee producer Lavazza to join KLM’s Corporate BioFuel Program

February 9, 2020 |

In Italy, Lavazza and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines signed an agreement which will make the coffee company the first Italian partner in KLM’s Corporate BioFuel Program. The program contributes actively to making the airline industry more sustainable by stimulating the availability of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) on a large scale. The cooperation between KLM and […]

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KLM buys SAF from Neste for flights out of Schiphol

KLM buys SAF from Neste for flights out of Schiphol

December 10, 2019 |

In the Netherlands, KLM has purchased sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) for flights out of Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The sustainable fuel is produced by Neste from used cooking oil and will reduce CO2 emissions by up to 80 % compared to fossil kerosene. This purchase is the next step in the use of sustainable fuel as […]

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World’s largest LPG distributor joins KLM’s biofuel program to cut HQ’s CO2 emissions by 50%

World’s largest LPG distributor joins KLM’s biofuel program to cut HQ’s CO2 emissions by 50%

November 11, 2019 |

In the Netherlands, SHV Energy, the world’s largest LPG distributor, and provides LNG and bioLPG to people without access to the grid, has joined the KLM Corporate BioFuel Program (KCBP). In so doing, SHV Energy will reduce its headquarters’ CO2 emissions by 50%. Additionally, the Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) has extended its participation […]

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KLM and Microsoft sign agreement on sustainable air travel including SAF commitment

KLM and Microsoft sign agreement on sustainable air travel including SAF commitment

October 7, 2019 |

In the Netherlands, KLM and Microsoft signed a Letter of Intent in Washington to explore cooperation focused on sustainable air travel. The agreement includes commitment to purchase Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF), which has the potential to reduce up to 80 percent of CO2 emissions compared to fossil fuel, across the lifecycle, when used on a […]

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9 Constellations to watch: A look at the Rising Stars in the Race to SAF

9 Constellations to watch: A look at the Rising Stars in the Race to SAF

August 25, 2019 |

Rising stars are coming together as constellations, the stars are aligning and making magical things happen – today we explore 9 of those constellations building around Sustainable Aviation Fuels. Some of them are young protostars in the earliest stage of stellar evolution, while others are like the Earth’s sun, a main-sequence mid-size star, and a […]

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KLM teams with Södra on Swedish aviation biofuel

KLM teams with Södra on Swedish aviation biofuel

May 16, 2018 |

In the Netherlands, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is flying to Växjö, Sweden every day and does so as sustainable as possible. This means KLM not only purchases sustainable biojet fuel for the route, it also compensates the total remaining carbon dioxide emissions of all flights through KLM’s CO2ZERO service. To make flights to Växjö as […]

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Costa Rica teams with KLM on aviation biofuels program

Costa Rica teams with KLM on aviation biofuels program

November 6, 2017 |

In Costa Rica, the national government and KLM have joined hands to combat carbon dioxide emissions. Over the coming months, they will research the possibilities of flying from San Jose using bio-based jet fuel. On October 31, KLM and the Costa Rican government signed a letter of intent to ratify the cooperation. This is the […]

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Neste and KLM to co-chair European Advanced Biofuels Flightpath scheme

Neste and KLM to co-chair European Advanced Biofuels Flightpath scheme

September 27, 2016 |

In Finland, Henrik Erämetsä, Head of Aviation Regulation at Neste has been appointed Co-Chair of the EU initiative ‘the European Advanced Biofuels Flightpath’ as a representative of the biofuels industry. Erämetsä will co-chair together with Ruben Alblas from KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. The initiative supports the goals of the Paris Climate Agreement and the EU […]

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KLM signs three-year aviation biofuel supply deal for Los Angeles airport

KLM signs three-year aviation biofuel supply deal for Los Angeles airport

September 8, 2016 |

In the Netherlands, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has signed a three-year contract for the supply of sustainable biofuel in Los Angeles. This means that KLM will purchase sustainable biofuel for all its flights at this airport for a period of three years. The biofuel will be produced by the local biofuel refinery AltAir Fuels and […]

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KLM launches 80-flight series between Oslo and Amsterdam using aviation biofuels

KLM launches 80-flight series between Oslo and Amsterdam using aviation biofuels

March 31, 2016 |

In the Netherlands, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines launched a series of around 80 biofuel flights from Oslo to Amsterdam operated with an EMBRAER 190. The remaining flights will be operated over the forthcoming period of five to six weeks, marking yet another step in the right direction towards making aviation more sustainable. What’s more, Embraer […]

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