Country

Germany, USA

Date

22/04/2014

Entity

Gevo, Lufthansa

Product

Alcohol-to-jet

Category

R&D

Summary

Lufthansa to evaluate Gevo's renewable jet fuel

Gevo and Lufthansa have come to an agreement to evaluate Gevo's renewable jet fuel, derived from iso-butanol, with a view to the approval the alcohol-to-jet fuel for commercial use in aviation. 

Tests carried out by Lufthansa will be supported by the Euroepan Commission as part of its Blending Study prokject. Lufthansa will work with the German army's Bundeswehr Research Institute for Materials, Fuels and Lubricants to determine the best proportion of Gevo's fuel to regular jet fuel ahead of trying to get ATJ kerosene approved for use in commercial flights.

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​Lufthansa to evaluate Gevo's renewable jet fuel

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