‘First’ net zero charter flights take off

The planes travelled from Stuttgart to Atlanta, powered by sustainable fuel

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

Four next-gen plastic recycling facilities secure £20m

UK Research and Innovation says it is investing in ‘cutting edge’ facilities that are expected to increase the available recycling capacity and expand the range of plastics being recycled

Finnish biofuel producer to cut up to 470 jobs due to ‘operational restructuring’

Neste says it is exploring the shutdown of its refinery operations in one of its plants and the transformation of another

Aviation fuel made from used cooking oil lands in San Fransisco Airport to curb emissions

The new sustainable jet fuel is estimated to reduce emissions by 80% compared to fossil fuel options

Neste ramps up wind energy at its Finnish production sites

The power agreement will allow the firm to cut its indirect emissions at its sites by approximately 55 kilotons. which is equivalent to the annual carbon footprint of more than 8,500 citizens

Navigation systems ‘don’t always suggest the CO2-friendliest route’

Almost one-third of the driving routes suggested by navigation systems lead to higher emissions journeys than necessary, according to a report

McDonald’s launches french fries cooking oil-to-biofuel project in the Netherlands

The fuel will be used in trucks, which deliver goods to 252 Dutch McDonald’s restaurants

ENGIE joins project to decarbonise bio-refinery in Rotterdam with renewable hydrogen

The project is regarded as the ‘first multi-megawatt high-temperature electrolyser’

Neste finalises purchase of Mahoney Environmental

The renewable fuel producer first announced it would be buying the leading collector and recycler of used cooking oil in the US and its affiliated entities in March 2020