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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.
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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.
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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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Rare, futuristic ‘jet-age’ classic car now on display on the National Mall

Wtop 10 Sep 2022
Cars at the Capital is back on the National Mall, and this time it features a futuristic, ultrarare and ultra-valuable piece of the 1960s ... More Local News More D.C. News ... “This was jet propulsion; it was looking for alternative fuels,” said Diane Parker, vice president of the Hagerty Drivers Foundation, which is behind the display ... Source .
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What Boeing’s new research center means for sustainable aviation

Open Access Government 09 Sep 2022
As opposed to using traditional jet fuel, which is a known environmental pollutant, Boeing’s new center will focus on SAF. SAF uses renewable feedstocks such as cooking oil and animal fat as fuel, which makes it a healthy alternative to traditional fuel. What’s more, it provides an 80% reduction in CO2 emissions compared to regular jet fuel.
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Travelling this Christmas? Get ready for sky-high airfares

Gulf News 03 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 ... Jet fuel price forecast ... Fuels such as ...
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Holiday season airfares soar on pricey fuel and revenge travel | Mint

Live Mint 03 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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Hydrogen, a solution to decarbonising heavy industry?

Natural Gas World 29 Aug 2022
As countries chart a path to deliver on net zero pledges, policymakers are scrambling to find sustainable alternatives to fossil fuels in decarbonising heavy industry where electrification is unfeasible ... The aviation sector is another where hydrogen is attracting interest as a potential long-term alternative solution to fuelling jets.
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A view of the Shell oil company logo above a Shell fuel station in London, Thursday, May 5, 2022.
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Shell’s new plan to bolster sustainable aviation fuel

GreenBiz 23 Aug 2022
And right now, Shell sees that future in sustainable aviation fuel—a jet fuel alternative that’s derived from waste products, biomass or cooking oil, and offers an 80 percent lifecycle emissions reduction compared to conventional fuel.
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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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