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IAF focuses on green tech, explores alternative fuel to cut down emission

To cut down the carbon emissions for the Indian aviation industry, as reported earlier that Sustainable Air Fuel (SAF) can play a huge role; however, its large scale production is marred with challenges.

The Indian Air Force (IAF) has begun using new technology to reduce carbon emissions in accordance with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pledge to achieve net-zero emissions by 2070.

The Bio-Jet Fuel project was led by the IAF as a Technology Demonstration to lessen the aviation industry's carbon footprint. And it aims to use mixed bio-jet fuel for as many of its aerial platforms as possible. "Ground tests for the Dornier aircraft are probably going to start soo