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Successful F-22 Flight on 50% Camelina Biofuel as Military Obeys Executive Order to Reduce GHGs

March 19th, 2011 | by Susan Kraemer

A proposed US military test that we covered two years ago, of a completely novel biofuel made from Camelina by SustainableOils, is a success. Yesterday at Edwards Air Force Base, an F-22 just flew on a jet fuel blend containing 50% renewable biofuel derived from Camelina, a weed that grows easily on marginal land without water or nitrogen, is affected neither by drought nor cold, and has 80% lower carbon emissions than conventional fuel



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