Airbus, EADS and ENN make a push for new generation aviation fuels

by Staff Writers
Zhuhai, China (SPX) Nov 15, 2012

Airbus, EADS Innovation Works and ENN, one of the world’s leading Bio-Energy companies based in China, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding at the China International Air Show in Zhuhai. The partners aim to explore innovative solutions for alternative aviation fuels.

The scope of the collaboration includes technical qualification of aviation fuels based on Algae Oil and the promotion of their use for aviation in China, one of the world’s fastest growing aviation markets.

In phase one, the partners are collaborating on maturity assessment of Algae Oil technology, on oil testing and analysis and on the development of tools to assess the environmental, economic and societal impact of this technology. EADS Innovation Works supports this initiative based on its expertise on new generation fuels. In parallel, ENN has already developed the production plant of Algae based oil, one of the most promising new generation alternative fuels for Aviation.

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