Air New Zealand has realigned its biofuel plans as the reality of sustainable production hit home. The airline, which conducted the first second-generation biofuel flight in late 2008, had set an ambitious target of 10% of its fuel being sourced from biofuel by 2013. According to CEO Rob Fyfe, it spent considerable time last year working through the carbon penalty issue of moving fuel long distances and instead turned its attention to home-grown options and settled on cellulose and algae ...

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