Tag: KLM

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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ABN AMRO bank joins KLM Corporate Biofuel Program

ABN AMRO bank joins KLM Corporate Biofuel Program

January 19, 2016 |

In the Netherlands, the KLM Corporate Biofuel Program has welcomed its 12th partner: the ABN AMRO bank has officially joined the group of trendsetting corporations who share KLM’s vision on sustainability and are striving to reduce their environmental footprint. The agreement was signed at the ABN AMRO head office by Gerrit Zalm, Chairman of the […]

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DSM, KLM rank high in annual Dow Jones Sustainability Index 

DSM, KLM rank high in annual Dow Jones Sustainability Index 

September 13, 2015 |

In the Netherlands, Air France-KLM has been listed as No. 1 in the airline industry on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index, the most important international index assessing the performance of the leading sustainability-driven companies worldwide. Additionally, for the 7th consecutive year, Air France-KLM has maintained its position as Industry Group Leader in the broader transportation […]

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Sustainable Bioenergy High-Impact Opportunity launches

Sustainable Bioenergy High-Impact Opportunity launches

May 20, 2015 |

Novozymes, Bloomberg, KLM, Boeing, RSB, Carbon War Room, FAO, UN Foundartion, PANGEA, NEPAD, ICAO, Sky NRG, and the Inter-American Development Bank aim to “facilitate the development and deployment of sustainable bioenergy solutions…and doubling the use of renewable energy.” Seven projects underway in Bioenergy and Food Security, Sustainable Aviation, Policy Tools, Sustainability Certification and Sustainable Bioenergy […]

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SAS, Lufthansa and KLM sign aviation biofuel agreement for Oslo

SAS, Lufthansa and KLM sign aviation biofuel agreement for Oslo

November 19, 2014 |

In Norway, SAS has, along with the Lufthansa Group and KLM, signed an agreement with Statoil Aviation for a regular supply of bio-fuel at Oslo Airport. SAS was first off the ground in Norway and from Stockholm Arlanda in Sweden with a bio-fuel mix around a week ago and this agreement shows the airline takes its […]

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KLM picks Amyris-Total renewable jet fuel as climate takes center stage in NY and at the UN

KLM picks Amyris-Total renewable jet fuel as climate takes center stage in NY and at the UN

September 24, 2014 |

Renewable jet fuel makes another remove forward — as a new study concludes that delay on implementing RFS2 could be the equivalent of building 5.5 new coal-fired power plants in terms of CO2. In New York, KLM tipped that it intends to fly on Amyris-Total renewable jet fuel, as soon as it receives favorable advice […]

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