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First Ship-to-Ship Biofuel Supply Trial Launched in Japan
First Ship-to-Ship Biofuel Supply Trial Launched in Japan

20 Apr 2022, 05:27 UTC / Biofuel made from used cooking oil from the Toyota Group will be used in a pioneering ship-to-ship supply trial in Japan

 
The U.S. Should Bet on Green Hydrogen for Zero-Emissions Shipping, New Study Shows
The U.S. Should Bet on Green Hydrogen for Zero-Emissions Shipping, New Study Shows

18 Apr 2022, 05:47 UTC / A recent report shows that green hydrogen and green ammonia are the best options for zero-emissions shipping, and U.S. has a great potential for that

 
Carrier Vessel Completes a Pioneering 42-Day Biofuel Trail in Oceania
Carrier Vessel Completes a Pioneering 42-Day Biofuel Trail in Oceania

15 Apr 2022, 05:35 UTC / A shipping giant successfully completed a 42-day journey of a vessel running on sustainable biofuel, for the first time in Oceania

 
Japanese Shipping Giant Successfully Tests the Use of Biofuel for a Bulk Carrier
Japanese Shipping Giant Successfully Tests the Use of Biofuel for a Bulk Carrier

17 Mar 2022, 06:59 UTC / The world of maritime cargo transportation may not be that glamorous, but it accounts for a big chunk of the global CO2 emissions, so any positive change counts

 
Californian Sustainable Fuel to Power Future Flights From the U.S. to Australia
Californian Sustainable Fuel to Power Future Flights From the U.S. to Australia

15 Mar 2022, 05:13 UTC / A major Australian airline is investing in California-made sustainable aviation fuel that will power its flights from two U.S. cities to Australia

 
Finland’s Largest Port Rolls Out Project for Turning Cargo Ships Sewage Into Biogas
Finland’s Largest Port Rolls Out Project for Turning Cargo Ships Sewage Into Biogas

16 Dec 2021, 10:19 UTC / The Baltic Sea Action Group wants to stop all cargo ship sewage being disposed of straight into the sea, and instead turn it into clean fuel for vessels

 
Qantas Becomes the First Australian Airline to Commit to Sustainable Aviation Fuel
Qantas Becomes the First Australian Airline to Commit to Sustainable Aviation Fuel

15 Dec 2021, 07:58 UTC / The first SAF-powered flights from London to Australia are scheduled for the next months, soon to be followed by U.S.-Australia similar ones

 
Volkswagen Promises Significantly Cleaner Diesel Engines, Again
Volkswagen Promises Significantly Cleaner Diesel Engines, Again

14 Dec 2021, 16:28 UTC / Volkswagen promises significantly cleaner diesel engines by using regenerative diesel fuels. The CO2 emissions can be reduced by a whopping 95%.

 
World’s Largest Biofuel Tests on Marine Engines Successfully Completed in Canada
World’s Largest Biofuel Tests on Marine Engines Successfully Completed in Canada

14 Dec 2021, 10:37 UTC / A Canadian marine cargo operator completed the longest-running trials of second-generation biodiesel on half of its fleet, with great results

 
Connecticut-Based Cargo Ship Operator Completes First Successful Biofuel Voyage
Connecticut-Based Cargo Ship Operator Completes First Successful Biofuel Voyage

9 Dec 2021, 09:50 UTC / U.S.-based Eagle Bulk, one of the biggest cargo ship operators in the world, has achieved a sustainability milestone, with the first biofuel-powered voyage

 
Royal Air Force’s First Flight Powered by Synthetic Fuel Wins Guinness World Record
Royal Air Force’s First Flight Powered by Synthetic Fuel Wins Guinness World Record

19 Nov 2021, 05:08 UTC / UK's Royal Air Force just won the Guinness World Record for conducting the first successful flight using fuel made from air and water

 
Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid Traverses Iceland in One 455-Mile Stint Using Biofuel
Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid Traverses Iceland in One 455-Mile Stint Using Biofuel

28 Oct 2021, 12:30 UTC / This Azure Purple Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid drove across Iceland using nothing but biofuel and geothermally sourced electricity

 
Could This Lignin-Based “Green Gold” Be the Answer for Sustainable Fuel?
Could This Lignin-Based “Green Gold” Be the Answer for Sustainable Fuel?

19 Oct 2021, 07:24 UTC / A revolutionary technology developed in the Netherlands is used to obtain a high-quality sustainable fuel, based on the exceptional qualities of lignin

 
Record-Breaking Autonomous Boat Nellie Bly Also Runs on Sustainable Fuel
Record-Breaking Autonomous Boat Nellie Bly Also Runs on Sustainable Fuel

18 Oct 2021, 09:10 UTC / The Machine Odyssey project set the world record for the longest autonomous voyage at sea, while also using biofuels almost exclusively

 
Canada's Private Jets Are Going Green, With CO2 Emission Cuts of up to 20 Percent
Canada's Private Jets Are Going Green, With CO2 Emission Cuts of up to 20 Percent

8 Oct 2021, 07:51 UTC / The first aviation operator in Canada to offer sustainable aviation fuel for private aircraft aims to become completely carbon-neutral

 
Lufthansa to Revolutionize Aviation With World’s First e-Kerosene Production Plant
Lufthansa to Revolutionize Aviation With World’s First e-Kerosene Production Plant

5 Oct 2021, 06:52 UTC / The first plant that can produce electricity-based kerosene on an industrial scale, just opened in Germany, supported by Lufthansa Group

 
Groundbreaking Self-Sufficient Refinery Can Produce the Only 100 Percent Clean Fuel
Groundbreaking Self-Sufficient Refinery Can Produce the Only 100 Percent Clean Fuel

24 Sep 2021, 10:28 UTC / Two innovative technologies are joined in order to produce the only SAF that's 100% carbon neutral, by using byproducts for hydrogen, and capturing the CO2

 
Sikorsky's Popular S-92 Helicopter Aces Its First Flight Using Biofuel
Sikorsky's Popular S-92 Helicopter Aces Its First Flight Using Biofuel

22 Sep 2021, 13:36 UTC / Sikorsky's most popular helicopter, the S-92, adds another capability to its extensive list of benefits, proving that it can fly using biofuel

 
Shell Is Building One of the Largest Biofuel Plants, With CO2-Capturing Technology
Shell Is Building One of the Largest Biofuel Plants, With CO2-Capturing Technology

21 Sep 2021, 07:52 UTC / Shell is not only building one of the largest biofuel facilities in Europe, and a green hydrogen hub, but it's also going to use clean manufacturing processes

 
The U.S. Government Wants a "Green" Aviation by 2050, Pumps $64M in SAF Development
The U.S. Government Wants a "Green" Aviation by 2050, Pumps $64M in SAF Development

13 Sep 2021, 09:59 UTC / The U.S. Department of Energy announced a significant investment in more than 20 projects, in order to accelerate sustainable fuel production