Carinata growing + Virgin award
- Carinata producer report
Article by Agrisoma, which contracted carinata growing for the Falcon 20 test flight in Canada. It was grown alongside canola. Carinata yield was higher than canola, but required spraying to remove thistles and had insect damage. An estimated 150 million litres of biojet fuel will be required to meet Canada's 2020 mandate.
Virgin Atlantic won 2013 Sustainable Biofuels Award, in the Sustainable Aviation sector -