Tag: Virgin Atlantic

COP24 brings new bioeconomy strategy from UK, $200B from World Bank and more

COP24 brings new bioeconomy strategy from UK, $200B from World Bank and more

December 9, 2018 |

Amid rumors of President Trump’s coal and fossil-fuel side event at COP24 (the 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change) in Poland this week and a Swedish 15 year old climate activist who tells it like it is, all hope for biofuels and bioenergy is not lost with […]

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Virgin Atlantic to fly 747 from Orlando to London on LanzaTech fuel in October

Virgin Atlantic to fly 747 from Orlando to London on LanzaTech fuel in October

September 20, 2018 |

In the UK, Virgin Atlantic announced that its partnership with LanzaTech will finally come to fruition in October when a Boeing 747 will fly from Orlando to London Gatwick partially fueled with LanzaTech’s aviation biofuel. Richard Branson’s announcement on his blog didn’t indicate what percentage of the fuel will be biofuel but did say it […]

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Virgin Atlantic and LanzaTech produce first 1,500 gallons of Lanzanol for ATJ

Virgin Atlantic and LanzaTech produce first 1,500 gallons of Lanzanol for ATJ

September 14, 2016 |

In the UK, an innovative low carbon fuel project has taken a significant step forward after successfully producing 1,500 US gallons of jet fuel. The breakthrough towards developing commercially viable low carbon fuel is the result of a partnership between Virgin Atlantic and LanzaTech. Since 2011 they have been committed to producing the world’s first […]

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HSBC to join Virgin Atlantic, LanzaTech partnership for low carbon jet fuel

HSBC to join Virgin Atlantic, LanzaTech partnership for low carbon jet fuel

October 24, 2014 |

In the UK, Virgin Atlantic has announced that the UK’s largest bank, HSBC, is joining its partnership with LanzaTech in preparation for a world-first flight using a ground-breaking low carbon fuel. LanzaTech is developing a revolutionary fuel that sees waste gases from industrial steel production being captured, fermented and then chemically converted for use as […]

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LanzaTech makes Sustainia 100, wins Observer Ethical Award with Virgin Atlantic

LanzaTech makes Sustainia 100, wins Observer Ethical Award with Virgin Atlantic

June 17, 2013 |

In Illinois, LanzaTech made the Sustainia 100 and received the Observer Ethical Award in partnership with Virgin Atlantic. From Canada to Kenya, Guatemala to the Philippines, Sustainia100 chooses the 100 most innovative and impactful solutions out of 500+ nominated projects and technologies. Overall, Sustainia100 maps sustainable solutions successfully deployed in 128 countries. Sustainia100 is a […]

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