To help achieve this, we are offering customers an aviation fuel – BP Biojet – made using recycled cooking oil which is blended with conventional jet fuel. This helps to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by more than 60% compared with conventional jet fuel.
We believe that by 2050, it’s unlikely that electric engines will play a significant role in commercial aviation. So the use of sustainable fuels in conventional aircraft can make the biggest impact on emissions.Tom Parsons,Biojet commercial development manager, Air BP
BP Biojet is currently available at airports in Norway and Sweden and has been used in the US at Chicago O’Hare, one of the busiest airports in the world.
We are also working with Neste, a leading producer of renewable products, and other airline manufacturers to explore opportunities to increase the supply of sustainable aviation fuel for our customers across our global network. We supplied our biojet to Bombardier and Airbus in 2018.