Environment

News about environmental issues relating to aircraft operations, including noise issues, emissisions, and regulations. See Fuel for biofuel.

January 12, 2021, 11:19 AM

Avfuel, Neste Ink SAF Supply Deal

Avfuel has inked a strategic partnership with sustainable aviation fuel provider Neste to create continous SAF supplies for its U.S. customers.

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Dec 7, 2020 - 8:06 AM
ConnectSkies is providing information and guidance to prospective buyers of private aircraft, helping them to assess their environmental performance.
Dec 4, 2020 - 3:21 PM
Global energy and commodity price benchmarking index Argus announced today that it will begin including the SAF price for U.S. West Coast markets.
Nov 25, 2020 - 10:07 AM
JetBlue Airways is the first carrier to purchase carbon offset credits through IATA's new trading platform.
Nov 24, 2020 - 1:12 PM
Former IAG boss Willie Walsh will succeed IATA DG Alexandre de Juniac to steer the industry through the Covid crisis with renewed focus on the environment.
Rolls-Royce Trent engine on test stand
Nov 24, 2020 - 12:00 PM
Rolls-Royce is launching testing of 100 percent SAF in one of its Trent engines.
Nov 24, 2020 - 11:42 AM
Offered by Rep. Julia Brownley (D-Calif.), a new bill would call for new regulations, grants, and tax credits to increase the availability of SAF.
Nov 24, 2020 - 10:34 AM
World Fuel Services has rolled out an enhanced carbon offset program that makes it easier for flight departments and FBOs to meet their carbon targets.
Embraer electric Ipanema
Nov 20, 2020 - 8:29 AM
Energy group EDP is acquiring energy storage and battery charging technologies that will support Embraer's light electric aircraft program.
Nov 20, 2020 - 8:04 AM
Sustainability in aviation is a critical topic despite reduced flying activity during the Covid pandemic.
Nov 19, 2020 - 9:11 AM
The UK government is investing almost $28 million to encourage development of sustainable aviation fuel use.