UK green aviation fuel research takes off with £1bn investment

A new plant in Teesside will convert household and commercial waste into aviation fuel

Ready for plastic waste-powered flights?

Virgin Atlantic partners with a company that will convert plastic waste to lower carbon jet fuel

Microsoft to invest $50m in alcohol-to-jet fuel company

The funding will back a new biorefinery in the US state of Georgia

Petroleum products found in tap water of homes near Pearl Harbor

Officials urged people living on a military base in Hawaii not to drink or consume tap water

Chevron invests in soybean-to-renewable fuel venture

Chevron intends to use soybean oil as feedstock to produce biodiesel and jet fuel

Repsol produces ‘Spain’s first’ plane biofuel from waste

The batch consists of 5,300 tonnes of sustainable plane fuel, which Repsol claims will avoid up to 300 tonnes of carbon emissions

Heathrow Airport jets off with renewable fuel

The oil is claimed to be able to cut greenhouse gas emissions from flights by up to 80% compared to conventional aviation fuel

Scientists turn plastic bags, yogurt containers, plastic bottles into jet fuel

The breakthrough research is believed to provide a solution to the alarming issue of hard-to-recycle plastics

Consortium plans Europe’s first commercial plant for hydrogen-based renewable aviation fuel

The ‘Power-to-Liquid’ facility in Norway could help cut carbon dioxide emissions by 250,000 tonnes annually

BP to donate 3m gallons of jet fuel to help with Covid-19 relief in US

The fuel will be used for charter flights carrying PPE – the energy giant claims associated carbon dioxide emissions will be offset through certified US projects