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Global Hydrogen Commercial Aviation Fuel Market Analysis/Opportunity Report 2022: Overcoming Production, Storage, and Cost Challenges ...

The Galveston Daily News 01 Dec 2022
Along with sustainable fuels, industry stakeholders are looking at technologies such as direct electric propulsion as alternatives for jet fuel ... Growth DriversGrowth RestraintsCO2 Emissions - Current Scenario and Industry MandatesAvailable Alternatives to Traditional Jet ...

Graves plans aggressive oversight as transportation panel chairman

Finger Lakes Times 29 Nov 2022
Besides that, Biden and Democrats are likely to push for provisions aimed at promoting net-zero emissions in the industry, like funding for sustainable aviation fuels programs — a biofuel alternative to jet fuel that’s been a focus of the Biden administration.

India’s big plans for cleaner jet fuel face a string of hurdles

Financial Express 22 Nov 2022
... sustainable aviation fuel.” ... One advantage the fuel would have over other alternatives being used in the US is that it doesn’t have to be blended with regular jet fuel and can potentially be used as is, according to Anil Sinha, senior principal scientist at the institute. .

India’s big plans for cleaner aviation fuel face a string of hurdles

Live Mint 22 Nov 2022
Airbus SE, meanwhile, is studying the demand and challenges of sustainable aviation fuel in India with Paris-based airport operator Groupe ADP among others to prepare a business case for the fuel’s local production.One advantage the fuel would have over other alternatives being ...

United Becomes First U.S. Airline to Invest in Biofuel Refinery

Longview News-Journal 15 Nov 2022
United has invested in more sustainable aviation fuel production than any other airline in the world* ... United has been an industry leader in advocating for alternative jet fuel for years – including investing in more SAF production than any other airline in the world and flying the world's first passenger flight using 100% SAF in one engine.

Study shows full decarbonization of US aviation sector is within grasp

Phys Dot Org 14 Nov 2022
What if we could replace carbon-intensive jet fossil fuels with a cleaner alternative ... aviation fuel use by substituting conventional jet fuel with sustainably produced biofuels ... Finding alternative, more sustainable liquid fuel sources for aviation is key to this.".

Decarbonizing the sky: Calif. firm’s breakthrough technology is coming to the Sunport

Albuquerque Journal 12 Nov 2022
Universal is one of many companies working to replace jet fuel with hydrogen and other alternatives, such as biofuel ... • Advanced efforts by Albuquerque-based startup Pajarito Powder to develop alternative catalyst materials for fuel cells and electrolyzers used in green hydrogen ...

Voting for the climate means holding candidates accountable

Columbia Missourian 01 Nov 2022
You may be planning to vote for the climate next Tuesday, but truth be told, your work at the ballot box is only a beginning to the pursuit of climate action ... Take the ribboncutting event at the Regional Airport that occurred two weeks ago ... Nor are there any promising alternatives for jet fuel anywhere in the near or mid-term ... .

Why are flight tickets so pricey? Here’s why you should book your air tickets in advance

Independent online (SA) 26 Oct 2022
Jet fuel is another factor, Birns says South Africa no longer manufactures fuel in sufficient volume, which means we are heavily reliant on imports ... Another factor is the floods in Durban earlier this year, which washed away the main railway lines that were used to transport jet fuel from Durban harbour to Gauteng.

Low- and zero-carbon fuels critical to meeting aviation decarbonization needs

GreenBiz 13 Oct 2022
Even though sustainable aviation fuels are most frequently considered the best solution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the aviation sector, the term itself is ill-defined, inconsistently used and therefore can be misleading when assessing alternatives to kerosene jet fuel.

UN countries adopt ‘aspirational’ net-zero goal for aviation

Grist 12 Oct 2022
Many hopes are pinned on “sustainable aviation fuel,” a catchall term for alternative fuels that are less polluting than standard jet diesel ... The Inflation Reduction Act recently signed into law by President Joe Biden, for instance, contains tax credits for manufacturing such fuels.

Sustainable jet fuel is taking off with commercial airlines

Popular Science 23 Sep 2022
Traditional jet fuel, or kerosene, is a mix of hydrocarbons made from a series of chemical reactions ... Although a few companies have been testing small flights run on this greener jet fuel alternative, questions still remain about how compatible SAFs are with the materials that make up the aircraft in the long haul.

Automated Liquid Handling Systems Market to register a growth of USD 768.06 Mn, Increasing Investments ...

Longview News-Journal 23 Sep 2022
The company offers alternative fuel products to help fleets shift from gasoline to autogas.BRAND GmbH and Co ... The company offers alternative fuel products such as Fischer-Tropsch synthetic fuel and Bio-Derived jet fuel.Danaher Corp.. The company offers alternative fuel products such as automotive ethanol gasoline.

Holiday season airfares soar on pricey fuel and revenge travel

Union Leader 18 Sep 2022
The price of jet fuel — which typically accounts for around a quarter of an airline’s total operational costs — is on a tear ... That’s creating a shortage of jet fuel — which is made from the same type of oil as diesel — just as demand soars ... That will in turn cause even more scarcity for jet fuel, which means only one thing for airfares.

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