Reuters: Idemitsu, Qantas and Airbus back Australia biofuel refiner with $19.2 mln

SYDNEY, March 12 (Reuters) – Biofuel refiner Jet Zero Australia said on Tuesday it had received new funding commitments of A$29 million ($19.2 million) from Idemitsu (5019.T), Qantas (QAN.AX) and Airbus (AIR.PA) for its flagship Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) project.

It marks the first investment by Japanese oil refiner Idemitsu Kosan in a SAF project outside Japan, and was supported by Jet Zero Australia’s foundational investors, including Qantas and Airbus, Jet Zero said in a statement.

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