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Virgin Australia takes on 'green clean' fuel role at Brisbane Airport

Virgin Australia takes on 'green clean' fuel role at Brisbane Airport

Making clean fuel is one thing, and Virgin is taking on the other essential of getting it into the fuel tanks

Airbus sticks to its green flight strategies, here's why

Airbus sticks to its green flight strategies, here's why

Despite the kowtowing to climate change deniers seen in public life, Airbus is defying the high tide of political ignorance

Cathay Pacific sets higher goal for its biofuels ambitions

Cathay Pacific sets higher goal for its biofuels ambitions

Cathay Pacific may have its problems, but it is way out in front in committing to reducing fossil carbon releasing emissions

Virgin, Air NZ take another step toward biofuels

Virgin, Air NZ take another step toward biofuels

There are good reasons why Virgin Australia and Air New Zealand are pursuing home grown jet grade biofuels in issuing a Request for Information or RFI today in both countries.

Leaner, greener, quieter, the first A320 NEO in service exceeds targets

Leaner, greener, quieter, the first A320 NEO in service exceeds targets

Lufthansa has formally taken delivery of its first Airbus A320 NEOs even though the new tech upgrade to the single aisle jet has been in service with the German airline since early in the New Year.

Budget carrier easyJet plans to turn Airbuses into Priuses

Budget carrier easyJet plans to turn Airbuses into Priuses

An easyJet/Cranfield University proposal to use a hydrogen fuel cell to haul its jets around taxiways to save fuel and fossil carbon emissions comes with numbers that could mean big savings on short haul routes like Sydney-Melbourne.

Cathay Pacific lays it on the line about climate change

Cathay Pacific lays it on the line about climate change

Cathay Pacific isn’t the only airline seized by the need to reduce fossil sourced carbon emissions, but its  2014 Sustainable Development Report may be the most lucid and honest account of what a major airline is doing, and how, overall, it may yet fail.

Qantas green flight gesture is more than one day wonder

Qantas green flight gesture is more than one day wonder

Qantas has made a gesture toward a carbon neutral airline industry today which is far more important than its media release suggests!

Boeing's green diesel Dreamliner could even burn road kill

Boeing's green diesel Dreamliner could even burn road kill

While there are many off colour jokes about airline catering and road kill, Boeing’s historic green diesel flight in its ecoDemonstrator 787 this week used a fuel that could have been refined completely from waste animal fats.

It’s the morning of the GTF in Toulouse and it will change flight forever

It’s the morning of the GTF in Toulouse and it will change flight forever

A radical yet old engine concept is approaching its moment of truth in Toulouse today, and it could make life much quieter for those living near airports