Biofuels

The first production of SAF sustainable aviation fuel developed in Canada

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Montréal, September 14th, 2021 – The SAF+ Consortium (“SAF +”) is proud to announce one of the first productions of sustainable aviation fuel PtL (Power to Liquids) in North America. This production took place in its pilot factory, located at the ParaChem industrial site, east of Montreal. SAF+ aims to bring to market, by 2025-2026, synthetic kerosene whose carbon footprint is reduced by 80% compared to fossil kerosene. The PtL sector consists of producing […]

Biofuels

Airbus joins Canada’s SAF+ Consortium to accelerate the development of a new Sustainable Aviation Fuel technology

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 #SAF #Decarbonisation #Canada Toulouse, 15th July 2021– Airbus and the Montreal, Canada-based SAF+ Consortium have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate with major Canadian aviation industry players on sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) development and production in North America. Airbus will be investing through “in-kind” contributions, which consist of technical and certification expertise, economic […]

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Aero Montréal, new member of the SAF+ Consortium

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The SAF+ Consortium (“SAF+”) is proud and pleased to welcome Aero Montréal—a strategic forum that brings together all of the top executives in the Quebec aerospace sector—to our Consortium. Aero Montréal’s mission is to mobilize the stakeholders of Québec’s aerospace ecosystem to support its global reach, innovation capacity and growth. This mission is fully aligned […]

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SAF+ Consortium expands its Board of Directors

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Due to the strong growth of the consortium over the past year, we are pleased to announce the expansion of our Board of Directors.  “Our sustainable fuel manufacturing project, located in the east end of Montreal, is progressing rapidly and it is now evident that we need to add complementary skills to our current board […]

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Hydro-Québec, observer to the SAF+ Consortium

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SAF+ Consortium (“SAF+”) is proud to welcome Hydro-Québec, the largest producer and distributor of hydroelectricity in North America, as an observer member of the Consortium. SAF+ is a group of Quebec companies working in the field of sustainable fuel production from carbon capture using green hydrogen produced in Quebec. Aiming at producing sustainable fuel for […]

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SAF+ Receives the Solar Impulse Label

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We are proud to announce that our solution for turning CO2 to clean jet fuel has received the Solar Impulse Efficient Solution Label.   “The world needs ambitious solutions to the climate crisis and it’s not easy to know who to support and where to invest resources. The Solar Impulse label is a spotlight that shines on those solutions that can make […]

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SAF+ Consortium takes the next step by partnering with Zeton

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The SAF+ Consortium recently signed an agreement with the Ontario firm Zeton for the engineering, procurement and construction of its pilot plant that will produce sustainable kerosene. This partnership is an important step in the Consortium’s participation in Impact Canada’s “Sky’s the limit” challenge. As a finalist, it must produce at least 10 liters of […]