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Airlines experiment with biofuel after Lufthansa’s success

May 31, 2012

On 13 April 2012, Qantas flew from Sydney to Adelaide on bio-based jet fuel derived from used cooking oil, used to power Lufthansa’s Hamburg to Frankfurt jet for six months last year.

CFTC moves to cap speculative trading

January 13, 2012

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), the US federal regulator for derivatives trading, voted on 18 October to approve rules to curb speculative trading, mandated by the provisions of the federal Dodd-Frank overhaul of financial regulations.