Tag: sustainable aviation fuel

SAF, please prepare for take-off…even with aviation industry turned upside down due to pandemic

SAF, please prepare for take-off…even with aviation industry turned upside down due to pandemic

May 2, 2021 |

There were 22 weekdays in April. There were 15 announcements about sustainable aviation fuel progress, advancements, implementations, and production in just those 21 days. What does that mean? Why is SAF suddenly taking off like never before, even as the aviation industry was turned upside down due to the COVID-19 pandemic? Why are companies pivoting […]

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Nuseed Carinata now a listed feedstock for CORSIA Sustainable Aviation Fuels

Nuseed Carinata now a listed feedstock for CORSIA Sustainable Aviation Fuels

April 25, 2021 |

In Canada, the recent update by The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) now includes Carinata as a renewable fuel feedstock with similar greenhouse gas footprint as waste and residuals, like used cooking oil. ICAO published the first update since 2019 of their Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA) Default Life Cycle Emissions […]

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Aemetis to use Axens Vegan Renewable Hydroprocessing tech for its renewable diesel, sustainable aviation fuel project

Aemetis to use Axens Vegan Renewable Hydroprocessing tech for its renewable diesel, sustainable aviation fuel project

April 25, 2021 |

In California, Aemetis, producer of below zero carbon intensity dairy Renewable Natural Gas and developer of the “Carbon Zero” renewable jet/diesel biorefineries using negative carbon intensity cellulosic hydrogen, selected Axens Vegan Renewable Hydroprocessing technology for its “Carbon Zero 1” production plant in Riverbank, California. The Axens scope will include technology license, basic engineering, catalyst supply, […]

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Neste and Finnair use sustainable aviation fuel to reduce business travel emissions

Neste and Finnair use sustainable aviation fuel to reduce business travel emissions

April 18, 2021 |

In Finland, Neste and Finnair are joining forces to reduce carbon emissions related to Neste employees’ business travel by using sustainable aviation fuel. Neste recently made 300 tons of Neste MY Sustainable Aviation Fuel available at Helsinki Airport in Finland for Finnair’s use. By replacing a part of the fossil jet fuel with SAF on […]

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Gevo selects Axens Polynaphtha tech for its Net-Zero 1 SAF project

Gevo selects Axens Polynaphtha tech for its Net-Zero 1 SAF project

March 7, 2021 |

In France, Gevo, Inc. selected Axens Polynaphtha oligomerization technology for its Net-Zero 1 project in Preston, South Dakota. Axens scope will include technology license, basic engineering, and catalyst supply for the conversion of renewable olefins into a flexible slate of renewable gasoline and jet fuel. Axens Polynaphtha oligomerization technology provides a robust solution to convert […]

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Sustainable Aviation Fuels and the technologies, constraints and burgeoning demand

Sustainable Aviation Fuels and the technologies, constraints and burgeoning demand

February 16, 2021 |

It’s been a rough 2020 for aviation with COVID-19’s impact on travel. Yet, climate goals remain in place, and the pivot from petroleum to renewable fuels continues, the sky is in focus. 2021 has started off with dramatic advances. So who’s making what, where, when, how and who’s buying? In today’s Digest, we’ll look at […]

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Top 10 Slide Guides of 2020

Top 10 Slide Guides of 2020

December 28, 2020 |

As we wrap up 2020 this week, The Digest brings you the hottest Top 10 slide guides from this crazy year where we tried our best to make lemonade from lemons! So what did you click on the most this year? What slide guides did you find the most intriguing? In today’s Digest, we look […]

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SAF takes-off to the next level – United’s bold SAF commitment, Boeing, Etihad Airways, World Energy’s 50/50 blend, Gevo’s SAF in Seattle

SAF takes-off to the next level – United’s bold SAF commitment, Boeing, Etihad Airways, World Energy’s 50/50 blend, Gevo’s SAF in Seattle

December 20, 2020 |

It’s Winter Solstice today and in the Earth’s Northern hemisphere, it’s when we experience the longest period of night all year. If you are a Harry Potter fan, you’ll recall when Dumbledore said, “Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.” Or maybe you […]

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Flying high with aviation biofuel – Continuous SAF supply arrives at SFO and LTN airports, RSB recognized by ICAO for CORSIA

Flying high with aviation biofuel – Continuous SAF supply arrives at SFO and LTN airports, RSB recognized by ICAO for CORSIA

December 13, 2020 |

Lots of news arrived recently in sustainable aviation fuel, but here are two stories you won’t want to miss. First, Signature Flight Support, Neste and NetJets celebrate the official launch of Sustainable Aviation Fuel at SFO and LTN airports which is now available for purchase. Second, RSB has officially been recognized by the International Civil […]

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FMV tests Swedish biojet fuel in the Gripen engine

FMV tests Swedish biojet fuel in the Gripen engine

December 6, 2020 |

In Sweden, the FMV project, which evaluates biofuels in bilateral cooperation with the United States, has taken another step. This time it was a biofuel produced by Swedish Biofuels that was tested in the Gripen engine RM12 at GKN in Trollhättan. No change in traction and fuel consumption was detected. Prior to the test, FMV, […]

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