Sustainable Way for Alternative Fuels and Energy for Aviation (SWAFEA)

Project Objective: 

Provide guidance to policy makers on aviation sustainability issues

Initiative Description: 

SWAFEA is a study to investigate the feasibility and the impact of the use of alternative fuels in aviation. The SWAFEA team involves 20 European and international organisations, representing all players in alternative aviation fuels: aircraft and engine manufacturing, air transport, oil industry, research and consulting organisations covering a large spectrum of expertise in the fields of fuel, combustion, environment as well as agriculture.

Key Stakeholders Involved: 
Biorefineries
Oil Companies
Aircraft Manufacturers
Airports
Government
NGOs
Region: 
Europe
Duration: 
3 years
Regional Scope: 

Europe

Partners: 
Onera, Altran, Bauhaus Lufthart, DLR, Innovation Energie Environment, University of Sheffield, Shell
Country: 
European countries
Type of Feedstock: 
Other/Multiple