Tag: SAF

TotalEnergies joins Masdar and Siemens Energy to drive green hydrogen and SAF

TotalEnergies joins Masdar and Siemens Energy to drive green hydrogen and SAF

January 23, 2022 |

In United Arab Emirates, TotalEnergies, Masdar and Siemens Energy signed a collaboration agreement to act as co-developers on green hydrogen project which aims to establish a demonstrator plant at Masdar City for green hydrogen production to convert carbon dioxide into Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF). Having joined the initiative, the aim now is that TotalEnergies will […]

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Enviva signs MOU to develop supply chain strategy for SAF and other low carbon fuels

Enviva signs MOU to develop supply chain strategy for SAF and other low carbon fuels

January 20, 2022 |

In Maryland, Enviva announced the signing of an MOU with a U.S.-based cleantech company to co-develop a supply chain strategy for advanced, low-carbon transportation fuels, including sustainable aviation fuel with a focus on the customer’s operations in the U.S. Southeast and potentially California. Under the MOU, the customer’s refining process will convert Enviva’s woody biomass […]

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Indaba Renewable Fuels to produce 6,500 barrels per day SAF in 2 locations using Haldor Topsoe tech

Indaba Renewable Fuels to produce 6,500 barrels per day SAF in 2 locations using Haldor Topsoe tech

January 16, 2022 |

News just in that Indaba Renewable Fuels will build two greenfield refineries in California and Missouri to produce Sustainable Aviation Fuel utilizing Topsoe’s HydroFlex technology. The facilities are expected to begin production of SAF in 2024 with the capacity of the plants expected to be 6500 barrels per day at each location. Topsoe will also […]

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Airbus begins delivery of all US-built aircraft with US-sourced SAF

Airbus begins delivery of all US-built aircraft with US-sourced SAF

January 11, 2022 |

In Alabama, Airbus has begun delivery of all aircraft from its U.S. manufacturing facility here with a blend of U.S.-sourced sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and conventional jet fuel. The initiative is a further step in Airbus’ ongoing commitment to carbon-neutral growth in the aviation sector, with a long-term goal of developing a zero carbon-producing commercial […]

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KLM to add 0.5% SAF on all Amsterdam origin flights and offer passengers option to buy more

KLM to add 0.5% SAF on all Amsterdam origin flights and offer passengers option to buy more

January 10, 2022 |

In the Netherlands, KLM will start adding 0.5% Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) for flights departing from Amsterdam. In addition, KLM will offer its customers the option of purchasing an extra amount of sustainable fuel. In this manner, KLM aims to stimulate the market for SAF. The face of travel is set to change in the […]

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Malaysia Airlines flies 1st flight in Malaysia using SAF

Malaysia Airlines flies 1st flight in Malaysia using SAF

December 19, 2021 |

In Malaysia, Malaysia Airlines operated its inaugural flight using sustainable aviation fuel in partnership with PETRONAS Dagangan Berhad (PDB) and Neste. The flight marks Malaysia Airlines’ commitment to make SAF the cleaner and more viable energy option for regular flights by 2025. The historic flight MH7979 utilizing the Airbus 330-200 aircraft departed Amsterdam Airport Schiphol […]

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Aemetis signs $3.1B offtake agreement for 450M gallons of renewable diesel

Aemetis signs $3.1B offtake agreement for 450M gallons of renewable diesel

December 17, 2021 |

Hot off the press this morning is news that Aemetis signed a 10-year offtake agreement with an industry-leading travel stop company, for 450 million gallons, or 45 million per year, from the Aemetis Riverbank Carbon Zero 1 project in California which will begin producing in 2024. The deal is expected to generate as much as $3.1B […]

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Qantas to buy SAF from bp for flights out of London

Qantas to buy SAF from bp for flights out of London

December 14, 2021 |

In Australia, Qantas will purchase blended sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) from next month, helping to reduce its carbon emissions by around 10 per cent for its flights from London. It is the first time an Australian airline will purchase SAF on an ongoing basis for regular scheduled services. The national carrier has signed an agreement […]

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Malaysia may get its first HVO and SAF facility thanks to Sino-Malay consortium

Malaysia may get its first HVO and SAF facility thanks to Sino-Malay consortium

December 14, 2021 |

In Malaysia, the Board of Directors of Benalec announced that Pengerang Maritime Industries Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Benalec Sdn Bhd, which in turn is wholly-owned by Benalec had on December 13, 2021 entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with Shanxi Construction Investment Group Co. Ltd., Malaysian Palm Oil Board and Institute of Coal […]

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USDA researchers find carinata-based SAF could reduce GHG emissions 68%

USDA researchers find carinata-based SAF could reduce GHG emissions 68%

December 9, 2021 |

In Georgia, carinata, also known as Ethiopian mustard, is an oilseed crop that can be grown across the southern U.S. during winter months. The oil obtained from crushed carinata seeds can be refined to produce sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). This could reduce up to 68 percent of carbon emissions compared to a unit of conventional […]

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