#WorldBiofuelDay

Today's #WorldBiofuelDay celebrates the growth of renewable fuels as an alternative to fossil fuels. We regularly feature the impact biofuels are having in transforming industries, with sustainable fuels: ma...

Biobased economy moves up a gear

Scientists in London have pioneered a method to accelerate the bioprocessing technique used to make products including biofuel, plastics and medicines. By modifying the glucosidase enzyme, the team from Impe...

Aviation biofuels have arrived

A leading aviation fuel supplier has signed a deal to buy renewable alcohol-to-jet fuel (ATJ). Gevo will supply its ATJ to Avfuel Corporation, which has 3,000 fuelling stations worldwide, from its production...

Come fly with biofuels

Cathay Pacific is one of the airline carriers leading the way in incorporating biofuels into its operations. The Hong Kong giant is including a blend of renewable fuel in the A350-1000 aircraft it will recei...

Good news for marine biofuels

An Amsterdam company developing advanced biofuels for the shipping and transport sectors has secured major new funding. GoodFuels Marine featured on these pages last year for trials it was doing with the Mar...

It’s full steam ahead for biofuels

An increasing number of passenger and cargo transportation businesses are using biofuels to power their future ambitions. In the UK, Red Funnel announced this week it is incorporating 'Green D+ fossil-free f...

Top billing for biofuels on Earth Day

A biofuel project in Canada is going to showcase the potential of sustainable fuels at Toronto-Pearson Airport on Earth Day. Air Canada is a leading member of Canada's Biojet Supply Chain Initiative (CBSCI) ...

Planes chart renewable flight path

Global Bioenergies is accelerating its plans to provide biofuels suitable for the aviation industry. It is partnering with sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) pioneer, SkyNRG, to fast-track the convertion of iso...

Researchers pioneer greener biofuels

Engineers at the National University of Singapore (NUS) have developed a process that could produce cleaner and cheaper biofuels. The team has found a natural bacterium in compost waste - made up of wheat st...

Biofuel initiative attracts corporates

KLM’s Corporate BioFuel Programme (CBP) has bagged its latest member. Arcadis, a design and consultancy business, has signed up for the airline's initiative, which will see their staff take flights which use...