Tag: SG Preston

Jumping for joy for Qantas biofuel powered aircraft

Jumping for joy for Qantas biofuel powered aircraft

October 14, 2017 |

In Australia, Qantas will buy eight million gallons of renewable jet fuel each year from U.S. based bio-energy company, SG Preston, in order to fuel its Los Angeles based aircraft. Their goal is to have the LAX to Australia flight powered on an ongoing basis by 50% non-food plant based biofuel and 50% traditional jet […]

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Ohio counties battle to host SG Preston aviation biofuel plant

Ohio counties battle to host SG Preston aviation biofuel plant

September 20, 2016 |

In Ohio, Van Wert County officials say they have been in discussions with SG Preston to potentially locate their planned 120 million gallon per year renewable diesel and aviation biofuel production facility in the county. Also up for hosting the site are South Port, Ohio; Logansport, Indiana; and unnamed site in Michigan and another in […]

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JetBlue announces 10-year renewable jet fuel purchase agreement with SG Preston

JetBlue announces 10-year renewable jet fuel purchase agreement with SG Preston

September 19, 2016 |

In New York state, JetBlue announced a ten-year renewable jet fuel purchase agreement with SG Preston, a bioenergy company. The airline is partnering with SG Preston to purchase renewable jet fuel made from rapidly renewable, bio-based feedstocks that do not compete with food production. This marks one of the largest renewable jet fuel purchase agreements […]

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jetBlue loves you: The Digest’s 2016 8-Slide Guide to SG Preston

jetBlue loves you: The Digest’s 2016 8-Slide Guide to SG Preston

September 19, 2016 |

 jetBlue has announced a 10-year, 330 million gallon renewable jet fuel purchase agreement with SG Preston. This marks one of the largest renewable jet fuel purchase agreements in aviation history, and the largest, long-term, binding commitment by any airline globally for HEFA (hydro-processed esters and fatty acids) renewable jet fuel. The partner is SG Preston, a […]

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jetBlue makes record-setting 330 million gallon renewable jet fuel order

jetBlue makes record-setting 330 million gallon renewable jet fuel order

September 19, 2016 |

In New York, jetBlue announced a 10-year, 330 million gallon renewable jet fuel purchase agreement with SG Preston. This marks one of the largest renewable jet fuel purchase agreements in aviation history, and the largest, long-term, binding commitment by any airline globally for HEFA (hydro-processed esters and fatty acids) renewable jet fuel. The first deliveries […]

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SG Preston teams with IHI to build advanced biofuels plants across North America

SG Preston teams with IHI to build advanced biofuels plants across North America

October 21, 2015 |

In Texas, SG Preston, a Philadelphia-based bioenergy company, and IHI E&C, a Houston-based engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) subsidiary of IHI Corporation, announced a ground-breaking agreement for a Multi-Facility Program that will include the development and construction of a series of commercial volume, advanced biofuels manufacturing plants, initially in the U.S. Midwest and Canada. The […]

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SGP taps IHI as EPC, FYI, for massive USA 5-project plan for renewable diesel and jet fuel

SGP taps IHI as EPC, FYI, for massive USA 5-project plan for renewable diesel and jet fuel

October 21, 2015 |

1.2 billion gallons in renewable jet and aviation fuels capacity, produced in the US Midwest, took a step closer to realization this week with news from SG Preston that the company has tapped IHI E&C, the Houston‐based engineering, procurement and construction division of Japanese giant IHI, for the building of a series of five commercial volume, […]

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UOP’s Ecofining tech linked to massive renewable diesel project in Ohio

UOP’s Ecofining tech linked to massive renewable diesel project in Ohio

August 4, 2014 |

Will the old Buckeye Ethanol site in South Point, Ohio be transformed into an ultra-modern base for renewable diesel and jet fuel blendstocks? That’s the vision for a new project origination team that is talking about 1.2B gallons of capacity. Possible? The Digest investigates. From Ohio, word has been going around this week of a […]

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