29 Jun '15, 12am

Blog Investing in Bio-Fueled Jet Planes: In respects to motor fuels, biofuels have been proven to be an effect...

Blog Investing in Bio-Fueled Jet Planes: In respects to motor fuels, biofuels have been proven to be an effect...

Theoretically, global warming and greenhouse emissions is a very simple theory to understand. Greenhouse gases trap heat in the atmosphere causing it to warm up and aggravate global climate. But practically solving the issue is not easy especially when it comes to aviation, the industry which contributes 2% of the annual greenhouse gas emissions emitted from human activity. In respects to motor fuels, biofuels have been proven to be an effective renewable alternative to diesel and gasoline. But jet fuels posed some challenges which have been overcome by a new technique developed by researchers at the Energy Biosciences Institute (EBI), a partnership led by the University of California (UC) Berkeley that includes Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and the BP energy company. “We’ve combined chemical cataly...

Full article: http://renewableenergy.com/blog/2015/06/29/investing-in-b...

Tweets

Hurricane planes get overhaul as NOAA eyes next generation #veteran #military

Hurricane planes get overhaul as NOAA eyes next...

stripes.com 29 Jun '15, 5pm

NOAA’s two P-3 “hurricane hunters” have been flying into hurricanes since the mid-1970s. NOAA file photo TAMPA, Fla. (Trib...

A Faux Fireplace Makes Private Jet Travel Even ...

robbreport.com 28 Jun '15, 1pm

Nothing creates a cozy environment quite as well as a roaring fireplace, so the German aviation company Lufthansa Technik ...

Airlines are investing in biofuels. How’s that shaking out?: A California producer of airplane fuel… | @grist

Airlines are investing in biofuels. How’s that ...

grist.org 30 Jun '15, 10pm

Flying on an airplane is one of the most carbon-intensive things you can do. Whenever I calculate my carbon footprint, I s...

REVIEW: EVA Air Hello Kitty Jet With Free “Souv...

superadrianme.com 28 Jun '15, 10am

From the moment you are greeted by the flight attendant at the entrance into the plane, take notice of the Hello Kitty nam...