Engineering Automotive & Transport

Rolls-Royce Achieves Major Milestone, Running UltraFan Demonstrator at Full Power

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Rolls-Royce recently crossed a significant milestone in its UltraFan technology demonstrator program, successfully running the innovative powerplant to its total power capacity. The British engineering firm completed initial testing using 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF), demonstrating the engine's sustainability credentials. The fan boasts advanced features and impressive efficiency...

Pioneering the Skies: Virgin Atlantic’s First 100% Sustainable Fuel Transatlantic Flight

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On November 28, 2023, Virgin Atlantic will operate the world's first passenger flight across the Atlantic using 100% sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). This pioneering journey from London Heathrow to New York JFK represents a significant step forward for the aviation industry's sustainability efforts. The UK Civil Aviation Authority...

Yara Eyde: The World’s First Zero-Emission Ammonia-Powered Container Ship Set to Launch in 2026

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Maritime shipping accounts for nearly 3% of global carbon emissions, contributing significantly to climate change. As the industry looks to decarbonise, ammonia has emerged as a promising carbon-free fuel to power the next generation of vessels. Now, ammonia manufacturer Yara and maritime shipping company North Sea Container Line...