Tag: Lufthansa

OMV to supply Lufthansa with 800,000 tons of SAF from 2023-2030

OMV to supply Lufthansa with 800,000 tons of SAF from 2023-2030

September 14, 2022 |

In Germany, OMV, the international integrated oil, gas and chemicals company headquartered in Vienna and Lufthansa Group have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the supply of more than 800,000 metric tons of Sustainable Aviation Fuel for the years 2023 to 2030. The companies intend to expand their existing partnership and extend it to […]

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Shell and Lufthansa sign seven-year SAF supply agreement starting in 2024

Shell and Lufthansa sign seven-year SAF supply agreement starting in 2024

August 1, 2022 |

In Germany, representatives of Shell International Petroleum Co Ltd. and Deutsche Lufthansa AG (Lufthansa Group) have signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding for exploring the supply of Sustainable Aviation Fuel by Shell to the Lufthansa Group for seven years at airports across the globe, starting in 2024. The parties contemplate negotiating towards reaching a definitive […]

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DB Schenker and Lufthansa Cargo extends 100% SAF flights between Frankfurt and Shanghai

DB Schenker and Lufthansa Cargo extends 100% SAF flights between Frankfurt and Shanghai

October 27, 2021 |

In Germany, DB Schenker and Lufthansa Cargo will extend their weekly CO2-free freighter flights between Frankfurt and Shanghai. The joint mission will be continued throughout the entire winter flight schedule until March 2022. Now Nokia has signed up to the initiative. Every week, the global telecommunication network provider will avoid greenhouse gas emissions by using […]

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Sustainable Aviation Fuel for Santa’s Sleigh, Lufthansa Cargo delivers packages, cargo, now with biofuel

Sustainable Aviation Fuel for Santa’s Sleigh, Lufthansa Cargo delivers packages, cargo, now with biofuel

November 30, 2020 |

  It’s December 1st and many of us are in holiday mode, maybe purchased something on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday or Cyber Monday or today, Giving Tuesday, to have gifts delivered to loved ones that maybe we won’t be gathering with in person this year. Shipping has probably never been so important or in […]

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Lufthansa teams with Swiss researchers to boost SAF production from sunlight

Lufthansa teams with Swiss researchers to boost SAF production from sunlight

May 19, 2020 |

In Germany, representatives of the Lufthansa Group and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich) with its spin-offs Clime-works and Synhelion have signed a joint Letter of Intent for a possible cooperation. This should help to accelerate the market launch of Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAF). The researchers and engineers at ETH Zurich have developed […]

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Shell Aviation, World Energy to supply sustainable aviation fuel to Lufthansa at SFO; ink multi-year collaboration

Shell Aviation, World Energy to supply sustainable aviation fuel to Lufthansa at SFO; ink multi-year collaboration

January 7, 2020 |

From the UK comes news that Shell Aviation and World Energy inked a collaboration to develop a scalable supply of sustainable aviation fuel. The agreement is intended to be a multi-year collaboration, with both companies acknowledging that the path to lower carbon emissions in aviation requires long-term commitment and collaboration. The Lufthansa buy As part […]

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Neste and Lufthansa extends collaboration on aviation biofuel

Neste and Lufthansa extends collaboration on aviation biofuel

October 2, 2019 |

In Finland, Neste and Lufthansa will strengthen their collaboration regarding the development of renewable solutions for aviation. As part of the collaboration, Lufthansa will use Neste’s sustainable aviation fuel, blended with fossil jet fuel on flights departing from Frankfurt. The first batch of sustainable aviation fuel was delivered to Lufthansa earlier this year. Collaboration between […]

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Lufthansa launches app to support SAF through carbon offsets by passengers

Lufthansa launches app to support SAF through carbon offsets by passengers

August 20, 2019 |

In Germany, CO2neutral, synthetic fuel is one of the most promising alternatives for making the future of aviation climate-neutral. Industry and nationwide deployment has failed so far due to limited quantity and high cost. With the launch of “Compensaid” (www.compensaid.de), the new sustainability platform, the Lufthansa Innovation Hub and the Lufthansa Group are now making […]

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9 Fly with Gevo’s Jet Fuel from O’Hare on “Fly Green Day” 

9 Fly with Gevo’s Jet Fuel from O’Hare on “Fly Green Day” 

November 8, 2017 |

In Illinois, today is Fly Green Day, sponsored by the O’Hare Fuel Committee, at Chicago O’Hare International Airport. 7 commercial airlines, plus Atlas Air and FedEx are flying out of O’Hare today on Gevo-based sustainable aviation fuel. Among them: Lufthansa, United Airlines, Etihad, Cathay Pacific Airways, Emirates, Japan Airlines, Korean Air, Atlas Air — and the […]

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German Aerospace Center teams with Lufthansa on testing biofuel properties

German Aerospace Center teams with Lufthansa on testing biofuel properties

June 7, 2017 |

In Germany, researchers at the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR), together with Lufthansa Technik and the Bundeswehr Research Institute for Materials, Fuels and Lubricants, investigated the chemical and physical properties of particularly promising biofuels. The European Union-funded ‘High Biofuel Blends in Aviation’ (HBBA) study focused on blends, i.e. mixtures of […]

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