Advanced Sustainable Biofuels for Aviation

BIO4A is a Horizon 2020 project that will scale up the industrial production and the market uptake of sustainable aviation fuel, made from residual lipids. The project will enable the large-scale pre-commercial production of ASTM-certified sustainable aviation fuel in the EU.

It will also investigate the alternative supply of sustainable feedstocks by recovering EU MED marginal land for drought resistant crop production.

The project will test the entire value chain and logistic at industrial scale and it will assess the environmental performance of the overall process.


Total Starts Up the La Mède Biorefinery

Total, partner of BIO4A consortium, has started up production at the La Mède biorefinery in south-eastern France, with the first batches of biofuel coming off the line. It is the final step in converting a former oil refinery into a new energies’ complex. Launched in...

BIO4A 3rd Project Meeeting at EUBCE 2019 in Lisbon

On May 30th, 2019 the partners of BIO4A H2020 Project on Sustainable Aviation Biofuels gathered for the 3rd Project Meeting at the 27th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition (EUBCE2019) in Lisbon. The meeting was an opportunity for all the partners to...

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European Commission Joint Research Centre