UK SMEs offered £2,000 for sustainable aviation fuel mission to US

Interested businesses must submit their applications by 21st October 2018

Air BP-Neste fly high with new sustainable aviation fuel partnership

Sustainable aviation fuel is made by blending conventional, fossil-based kerosene with renewable hydrocarbons produced from recycled cooking oil, for example

Clean fuel tests take off with Virgin Atlantic

The airline is to begin trialling sustainable jet fuel made from the waste carbon produced in steel mills

Sky’s the Limit for cleaner aviation fuel innovators in Canada

Businesses are being challenged to develop the ‘most economical and environmentally sustainable’ fuel

Finland flies towards low carbon aviation with first electric plane

The country’s aviation body hopes the aircraft will clean up airborne pollution and slash fuel costs

UN aviation agency endorses scheme to cut emissions

Domestic and international flights are said to account for around 2% of global CO2 emissions

Gatwick Airport flies high with new renewable deal

By using clean power, the UK’s second largest airport claims it saves enough carbon to fill Wembley Stadium five times

UK announces new funding for electric planes

A total £150m of new funding has been announced to help develop the next generation of civil aircraft

Ethiopian Airlines to plant nine million trees

The company has partnered with UN environment to help clean up aviation

Reducing emissions from seas and skies ‘requires systemic change’

Reducing emissions from Europe’s aviation and shipping industries requires systemic change, rather than simply improving efficiency. That’s according to a new report from the European Environment Agency (EEA), which suggests a massive shift in innovation, consumer behaviour and the take up of more ambitious green technologies to power aircraft and cargo ships is crucial. The […]