•  
  •  
  •  

Neste, Air BP join forces to deliver sustainable aviation fuel to Sweden

Source: BP plc (www.bp.com)

April 15 (Renewables Now) - Finland’s Neste Oyj (HEL:NESTE) and Air BP, the aviation division of UK oil and gas company BP plc (LON:BP), announced on Monday an agreement to deliver sustainable aviation fuel to airline and airport customers in Sweden during 2019.

The collaboration calls for the Finnish oil refiner to produce the blend of sustainable low-carbon fuel which Air BP will distribute in Sweden, where a proposal for decarbonising aviation has been announced as part of the country’s initiative to go fossil-free by 2045.

Neste said its blend of aviation fuel is produced from non-palm renewable and sustainable raw materials. It can reduce up to 80% of greenhouse gas emissions over its life-cycle compared to conventional jet fuel.

More stories to explore
Share this story
Tags
 
About the author

Sladjana is the newest addition to the Renewables Now team. She has significant experience as a Spain-focused business news reporter and is now diving deeper into the global renewable energy industry.

More articles by the author
5 / 5 free articles left this month
Get 5 more for free Sign up for Basic subscription
Get full access Sign up for Premium subscription