Category

Sustainability

Title

​Jet Propellant 8 versus alternative jet fuels

Summary

The Air Force is the largest user of jet fuel in the Department of Defense (DOD), consuming 2.4 billion gallons per year. For that reason the United States is paying more attention to alternative fuels. This article addresses how to evaluate whether a proposed biofuel is greener than the jet propellant 8 (JP-8) the Air Force currently uses.

Authors

Air Force Institute of Technology

Year

2011

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Created at 22/07/2013 5:46 PM by NOVELLI, Philippe
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