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Using biofuels to power private jets is ‘least defensible’ use of US government subsidies

A Gulfstream G650 private jet takes off from Los Angeles International Airport
The IPS report has accused the private jet industry’s use of sustainable aviation fuel as ‘greenwashing’ and ‘misleading’ © Patrick T Fallon/AFP via Getty Images

Powering private jets with biofuels is a ‘PR stunt’ with ecological and social consequences, the Institute for Policy Studies warns

A report by US think-tank the Institute for Policy Studies has warned of “greenwashing” by the private jet industry through the use of sustainable aviation fuel.

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