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Air BP and BP Ventures announce investment of $30 million in biojet producer

Air BP and BP Ventures announce investment of $30 million in biojet producer

BP today announced the creation of a strategic partnership between its BP Ventures and Air BP businesses with Fulcrum BioEnergy, a pioneer in the development and production of low-carbon jet fuel, in which BP will invest $30 million. As an equity investor, BP has secured a 10 year offtake agreement with Fulcrum for 50 million… Read more »

Source: Air BP, 13-Nov-16

President, Congress Asked to Support Biofuels

President, Congress Asked to Support Biofuels

More than 350 U.S. veterans and national security officials have signed a letter calling on President Obama and members of Congress to support the Defense Department’s efforts to invest in alternative fuels. “As a country, we must support efforts inside and outside the Department of Defense to reduce dependence on fossil fuels, deploy clean energy technology, and… Read more »

Source: HAI, 30-Jul-12

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13 Aviation Trade Groups Urge Congress to Support Biofuels

13 Aviation Trade Groups Urge Congress to Support Biofuels

Thirteen aviation trade associations representing all facets of the industry authored a letter to Senators Carl Levin (D-Mich.) and John McCain (R-Ariz.), urging them to support U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) efforts to “research, test, and deploy biofuels in the aviation sector.” “It is our collective belief that the ongoing efforts of the United States… Read more »

Source: HAI, 25-May-12

Osprey flies on green fuel

Osprey flies on green fuel

The Navy and Marine Corps team reached another milestone toward achieving the Secretary of the Navy’s energy goals by successfully flying a Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey on biofuel Aug. 10 at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Md. “This is the first Marine Corps and tilt rotor aircraft to fly on biofuels,” said Navy Secretary Ray… Read more »

Source: US Navy, 26-Aug-11

Solazyme announces successful MH-60S test flight blended algae-based fuel

Solazyme announces successful MH-60S test flight blended algae-based fuel

Solazyme, Inc, a renewable oil and bioproducts company, announced today that the US Navy successfully demonstrated Solazyme’s 100% algal-derived jet fuel, SolajetHRJ-5®, in an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter test flight in a 50/50 blend with petroleum-derived jet fuel. This marks the first military aircraft to fly on an algal-based jet fuel in history.  This test flight… Read more »

Source: Solazyme, 22-Jun-11

US Navy tests biofuel in MH-60S

US Navy tests biofuel in MH-60S

PATUXENT RIVER, Md. (NNS) — Moving closer to achieving the objective of decreasing its need for petroleum-based fuels, the Navy flew an MH60S Sea Hawk on a 50/50 biofuel blend Nov. 18 in Patuxent River, Md. The helicopter, from Air Test and Evaluation Squadron 21 at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Md., tested a fuel… Read more »

Source: US Navy, 19-Nov-10