The DfT has published a policy paper on additional funding and support for decarbonising the sector. Support for the 2021/2022 financial year covers Sustainable Aviation Fuel plant deployment and fuel testing, as well the intention to consult on demand-side policy to drive SAF uptake in 2021. This includes: A £15m competition to support the production of SAF in the UK, building on the success of the Future Fuels for Freight and Flight Competition; £3m to establish a SAF clearing (testing) house; Announcing plans to consult on a SAF blending mandate. An additional £3m for R&D into the infrastructure required for zero emission aircraft is announced...more