A partnership between the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), biorefining firm Green Plains (NASDAQ:GPRE) and energy infrastructure provider Tallgrass has been awarded funding by the US Department of Energy (DoE) with the aim of advancing its sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) technology.
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Sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) is expected to play a substantial role in the decarbonisation of air travel, but challenges around its source, use, technology, lifecycle emissions reduction potential and impact on food security must be addressed if it is to fulfil its potential.
An update of Google’s methodology to calculate flight emissions has been met with backlash. Google has been accused of whitewashing the climate impact of flying by only taking into account carbon emissions and excluding contrails, but is it intentional or a lack of proper science and international standards?
A plant to make low-carbon aviation fuel from waste could create up to 920 jobs in Peterhead and be worth £133 million to the local economy.