Northwest Positions for Aviation Biofuels Lead

With Boeing, Alaska Airlines and research labs spread across the state, Washington is looking to develop a leadership role in the aviation biofuels industry, according to a recent article by Kyung Song…

Algae Business: Hydrotreating Algae for Jet Fuel

Way back on June 20, John Daly of OilPrice.com wrote an insightful overview of why so many players in the multi-sector air industry—airlines, airplane producers, national airlines, and militaries…

Cultivating Algae in Bermuda

With algae-focused companies and research organizations springing up all over the world, even the small British island of Bermuda has joined the international fray of nations hosting algae research organizations. At the Bermuda Institute…

Study Released on Sustainable Aviation Biofuels in Northwest

The Pacific Northwest has the diverse feedstocks, fuel-delivery infrastructure and political will needed to create a viable biofuels industry capable of reducing greenhouse gases…

Sustainable Biomass Consortium Launched

Boeing and the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) have announced the creation of the Sustainable Biomass Consortium, a research initiative focused on increasing collaboration regarding…

Boeing and Algae Fuels, a Euro Perspective

In the aviation biofuels market, as goes Boeing, so goes the industry. Boeing was a founding member of the Algal Biomess Organization (ABO) and is committed to a future of renewable fuels. “Without biofuels…

Air China May Use Algae Biofuel in 2011

In a story out of Beijing, jfdaily.com is reporting that Air China Ltd., one of the nation’s top three air carriers, is expected to supply its aircrafts with algae-based biofuel possibly as soon…