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Race against time to fix rail cargo crisis after floods

Business Day 15 May 2022
Alternatives in place for transport of jet fuel as pressure grows on road haulage system between Durban and ...
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Dallas Airport Is Recycling Leftover Cooking Oil Into Sustainable Aviation Fuel

IFL Science 13 May 2022
Fuel for jets and airliners requires an extremely high energy-to-weight ratio, and creating a sustainable alternative that does not pump CO2 into the atmosphere is no easy feat ... space tourism begins to gain momentum, sustainable fuel alternatives are becoming desperately needed.
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Canadians hold nose at gas prices as they hit the road, skies once again

Ottawa Business Journal 12 May 2022
But car travel can seem appealing regardless, since costly jet fuel has also hiked airfares. "It's a more palatable alternative to other modes of transportation right now, where you'd be confined in a space with a lot of other people, you have other restrictions put on you like mask wearing or you have proof of vaccination," Potter added.
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Dear Coldplay, listen to Massive Attack and save yourselves from greenwashing

The Observer 11 May 2022
Massive Attack’s report suggests less aviation, rather than celebrating alternative fuels, is necessary ... they have been promised for decades, but only for 0.01% of jet fuel in 2019 ... 2035 to swap all jet fuel for biofuel in international aviation, costing roughly $29-115bn a year.
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Germany’s PCK Schwedt refinery faces output cuts without Russian oil

FX Empire 05 May 2022
PCK Schwedt, majority-owned by Russia’s Rosneft, supplies Berlin and large parts of eastern Germany with gasoline, diesel and jet fuel and an alternative pipeline via the port of Rostock cannot fully replace Druzhba. Germany is in talks with Poland about the possibility of routing some supplies from the port of Gdansk to Schwedt ... Advertisement ... ....
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Germany's PCK Schwedt refinery faces output cuts without Russian oil

Reuters 05 May 2022
PCK Schwedt, majority-owned by Russia's Rosneft (ROSN.MM), supplies Berlin and large parts of eastern Germany with gasoline, diesel and jet fuel and an alternative pipeline via the port of Rostock cannot fully replace Druzhba. read more ... Register ... read more ... Register. Reporting by Shadia Nasralla. Our Standards. The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.
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We Can’t Wait a Decade to Close Down Leaking Navy Fuel Tanks

Antiwar 30 Apr 2022
Each of the six new, above ground tanks will be able to contain 5.2 million gallons of JP-5 carrier jet fuel or F-76 marine diesel fuel in 64-foot-tall, 140-foot-wide tanks constructed of welded steel columns with supported fixed cone roofs ... Site plan for US military jet fuel tanks in Darwin, Australia.
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8 ways we can save the world for just over $1 trillion

New York Post 30 Apr 2022
NASA and others are developing electric aircraft that can carry a handful of people — between two and six — and Hooper says green-powered jumbo jets will “take a little while.” One possibility is to power them with alternative fuels, such as hydrogen ... More research is required to make it viable as an everyday fuel source.
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OR Tambo Airport faces jet fuel crunch

Business Day 26 Apr 2022
Jet fuel supplies at one of Africa's busiest airports, OR Tambo International in Johannesburg, are running low ...SAPIA and its members are looking at alternatives to supply jet fuel to OR Tambo International Airport and to mitigate the risk of stock outs.
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Lyondellbasell to shut down Houston Oil refinery by the end of 2023

The Times of India 22 Apr 2022
The Houston Oil refinery can transform 268,000 barrels per day of crude oil into transportation fuels like gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, and other products ... Unlike the oil refinery, Lyondell's refinery, which makes gasoline, diesel, and jet fuel, will continue in operation.
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Lyondell Basell to shutter Houston oil refinery in exit from refining

Reuters 22 Apr 2022
The decision comes after two failed attempts to sell the plant and the closing of five U.S. refineries in the last two years ... The refinery, which makes gasoline, diesel and jet fuel, will remain in operation and the company will continue to seek potential transactions and/or alternatives for the roughly 700-acre site on the Houston Ship Channel ... ....
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Carbon-capture kings: Planetary Technologies lands US$1M prize from Musk Foundation

Ottawa Business Journal 22 Apr 2022
“We’ve developed a critical tool to restore our climate and our oceans,” Planetary CEO Mike Kelland said in a statement ... The system’s other major byproduct is hydrogen, which many clean-energy disciples see as a potential alternative to fossil fuels in cases where electric power isn’t practical, such as jet aircraft and supertanker transport ships.
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Lyondell Basell to shutter Houston oil refinery in 2023

FX Empire 21 Apr 2022
By Erwin Seba ... The decision comes after two failed attempts to sell the plant and the closing of five U.S ... The refinery, which makes gasoline, diesel and jet fuel, will remain in operation and the company will continue to seek potential transactions and/or alternatives for the about 700-acre site on the Houston Ship Channel ... (Reporting by Erwin Seba).
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Ryanair says sustainable fuel deal will cut emissions by 60%

The Irish Times 20 Apr 2022
Ryanair says a deal with fuel ... Ryanair’s director of sustainability, Thomas Fowler, said the use of sustainable aviation fuel – an alternative to the kerosene used in jets – was a cornerstone of the airline’s plan to reach net zero carbon by 2050.
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Ryanair faces possible disruption in Belgium as crews threaten to strike

The Irish Times 20 Apr 2022
Fuel deal ... Ryanair’s director of sustainability, Thomas Fowler, said the use of sustainable aviation fuel – an alternative to the kerosene used in jets – was a cornerstone of the airline’s plan to reach net zero carbon by 2050 ... He added that Ryanair was the first short-haul airline to begin using its sustainable aviation fuel at Amsterdam.

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