The viability of aviation biofuels: new results from Australia

Ground-breaking Australian study benchmarks biofuel pricing

Ground-breaking Australian research on the viability of aviation biofuels was released last Friday, at the culmination of almost three years of work by The University of Queensland, James Cook University, The Boeing Company, Virgin Australia, Mackay Sugar and IOR Energy.

The results of the unique study as part of the Queensland Sustainable Aviation Fuel Initiative have been published in the international journal Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining and were presented at the Boeing-hosted Aero Environment Summit in Sydney.

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Tags: techno-economic modelling, harvesting technologies, high-protein, by-product, sugarcane, manufacturing plants


Il Bioeconomista, 2013-05-25.


IOR Energy
James Cook University
Mackay Sugar
University of Queensland
Virgin Australia


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