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Renewable/Bio Jet Fuel Market To Surpass 28,379.1 Mn Liters By 2026 | Fulcrum Bioenergy, Inc., ...

MENA FN 17 Aug 2022
(MENAFN - EIN Presswire) Renewable/Bio Jet Fuel Market Biomass based aviation fuels are considered as a promising alternative for conventional fossil fuel based aviation fuels SEATTLE, ... .
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Ways to make aviation fuel green

Economist 17 Aug 2022
... global jet-fuel consumption) ... Nor need such alternatives replace standard jet fuel completely to meet the airlines’ carbon-neutral-by-2050 target, says Sebastian Mikosz, head of environment and sustainability for iata, the trade group which represents most of the airline industry.
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Celebrity private jet travel is proving a climate nightmare. Should it be banned?

Independent online (SA) 03 Aug 2022
Compared to fuel-efficient commercial ... While electric aircraft prototypes are still being developed, private and commercial aviation should take advantage of high-quality carbon offsets and more sustainable jet fuel alternatives made from biomass, algae or plants, Field said.
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Sunlight derived fuel could help decarbonise aviation sector

The Engineer 22 Jul 2022
The aviation sector, which accounts for about five per cent of global anthropogenic emissions, relies heavily on kerosene, or jet fuel, which is typically derived from crude oil ... The solar-made kerosene is fully compatible with the existing aviation infrastructure for fuel storage, distribution, and end use in jet engines, Steinfeld said.
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Kylie Jenner gets roasted for flaunting private jet in climate crisis

Canoe 21 Jul 2022
Kylie Jenner gets roasted for flaunting private jet in climate crisis Back to video ... Authors of the report called on the aviation sector to work with the wealthy to come up with more sustainable efforts to decarbonize, including using alternative fuels and technologies.
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An all-in-one solar-powered tower makes carbon-neutral jet fuel a reality

Interesting Engineering 20 Jul 2022
for about five percent of global anthropogenic emissions, with heavy reliance on kerosene, or jet fuel, a liquid hydrocarbon fuel derived from crude oil ... Achieving this target needs a large share of alternative transportation fuels that includes a 40 percent target share of low carbon fuels in aviation itself.
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High speed rail to displace flights amid airport chaos?

The Telegraph India 16 Jul 2022
Taxing jet fuel and planning for the long haul ... With about two-thirds of European aviation emissions linked to long-haul flights, another vital decarbonizing option is to replace jet fuel with cleaner e-fuel alternatives, said Jo Dardenne of T&E.
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Can business travel get into a more sustainable flight-path post-Covid?

Reuters 15 Jul 2022
Flying is the key issue, mainly because there are currently so few sustainable alternatives to traditional jet fuel, and none is expected until after 2030 ... We need to stop making aviation's climate problem worse, and at the same time find alternatives to burning fossil fuels on planes.".
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Sri Lanka's president asks Vladimir Putin for help to import fuel as its economic crisis deepens

Business Insider 07 Jul 2022
AFP/Getty Images Sri Lanka's president asked Vladimir Putin for help to import fuel after supplies ran out ... Sri Lanka's president has asked Vladimir Putin for help importing fuel as the country's economic crisis deepens ... The airline is making alternate arrangements, such as bringing in jet fuel from India.
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Bacteria-fueled jets? Scientists find a way to power planes by harvesting a molecule called Jawsamycin ...

The Daily Mail 01 Jul 2022
Researchers have figured out a way to create an alternative jet fuel by harvesting a unique carbon molecule that's produced from a basic bacteria found in soil ... Knowing that the ignition of petroleum jet fuel creates a tremendous amount of energy when it's ignited, scientists ...
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As these bacteria eat, they generate an unusual triangular molecule that can be used to ...

Phys Dot Org 30 Jun 2022
In research publishing on June 30 in the journal Joule, researchers at the Lawrence Berkeley Lab have found a way to generate an alternative jet fuel by harvesting an unusual carbon molecule produced by the metabolic process of bacteria commonly found in soil ... When petroleum jet ...
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This is a miracle! Scientists produce renewable jet fuel from common soil bacteria

Interesting Engineering 30 Jun 2022
Recently, a team of researchers at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have successfully harvested alternative jet fuel from commonly found soil bacteria species belonging to the genus streptomyces ... An important step taken in this direction is the bacteria-driven production of renewable jet fuel by scientists at the Lawrence lab.
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Australia's bid to meet global demand for sustainable jet fuel

Xinhua 25 Jun 2022
SYDNEY, June 25 (Xinhua) -- As the global aviation industry pledges to meet 2030 and 2050 emissions targets, Australia is preparing to seize on what will be a growing global demand for Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF), a biofuel alternative to traditional jet fuel ... Australia's bid to meet global demand for sustainable jet fuel.
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Roundup: Australia's bid to meet global demand for sustainable jet fuel

China.dot.org 25 Jun 2022
SYDNEY, June 25 (Xinhua) -- As the global aviation industry pledges to meet 2030 and 2050 emissions targets, Australia is preparing to seize on what will be a growing global demand for Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF), a biofuel alternative to traditional jet fuel.
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Sustainable aviation fuels ‘a business opportunity that must be speeded up’

Business Day 21 Jun 2022
Oil company executives argue airlines are reluctant to commit to buying alternative jet fuels because of the higher price, which in turn makes it tough for them to make the investments needed to raise production ... According to Toschka, SAF is currently two and half times more expensive than conventional jet fuel.

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