Shell to produce 2m tonnes of SAF by 2025

It has pledged to ramp up production to accelerate the aviation industry’s journey to net zero

Sustainable aviation fuel demand ‘set for 30-fold higher flights by 2025’

Global demand for SAF will increase from 80,000 to 3m tonnes by 2025 to support aviation’s green transition, according to a new report

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

Surf Air Mobility takes off with ‘first’ hybrid electric flights in Scotland

The trials saw its Ampaire division’s Electric EEL technology aircraft cross the Pentland Firth from Kirkwall Airport on the Orkney Isles to the regional Wick John O’Groats Airport

easyJet rolls out recycled plastic flight crew uniforms

The new cabin crew and pilot uniforms are predicted to have a 75% lower carbon footprint than traditional polyesters

Sustainable aviation fuel tech gets £15m funding

This funding is part of the Prime Minister’s Ten Point Plan and could see up to a 70% reduction in emissions compared with fossil fuels

RAF explores zero-emissions military aircraft

The Royal Air Force has launched a scheme that will explore zero-emission options for the replacement of its existing fleet of fossil fuel-powered military training aircraft

Europe ‘should set binding e-kerosene target for airlines’

According to official data, pre-Covid aviation accounted for 3.7% of all European emissions

UK’s jet zero jets off!

A new electric motor will be tested for the British Airlander 10 aircraft to enable zero-emission flights

Rolls-Royce and Shell in sustainable aviation fuel push towards net zero

They aim to progress the use of sustainable aviation fuel and explore opportunities to provide decarbonisation solutions to meet their targets to achieve net zero emissions by 2050