Sustainable aviation fuel opportunity for oilseed industry

Gregor Heard
By Gregor Heard
Updated June 24 2022 - 12:33am, first published June 23 2022 - 9:13pm
SUSTAINABLE: Qantas has committed funds towards developing a local biofuel indsutry.

THE AUSTRALIAN oilseeds sector has welcomed news of a $200 million investment between Qantas and Airbus to develop locally sourced sustainable aviation fuel.


Gregor Heard

Gregor Heard

National Grains Industry Reporter

Gregor Heard is ACM's national grains industry reporter, based in Horsham, Victoria. He has a wealth of knowledge surrounding the cropping sector through his 15 years in the role. Prior to that he was with the Fairfax network as a reporter with Stock & Land. Some of the major issues he has reported on during his time with the company include the deregulation of the export wheat market, the introduction of genetically modified crops and the fight to protect growers better from grain trader insolvencies. Still involved with the family farm he is passionate about rural Australia and its people and hopes to use his role to act as an advocate for those involved in the grain sector.