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Connecting the world. protecting its future.

The Lufthansa Group has contributed to the progress of the aviation industry. Now we want to lead it into a sustainable future. To achieve our ambitious goal of becoming carbon-neutral by 2050 and cutting our net carbon emissions in half by 2030 compared to 2019, the Lufthansa Group is continuously implementing a wide range of innovative measures.

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Modern fleet

The Lufthansa Group will put at least 190 brand new, more sustainable aircraft into service by 2030. These reduce fuel consumption and thus CO2-emissions by up to 30 percent compared to their predecessors – on every flight.

Sustainable Aviation Fuel

A true alternative to fossil fuel and key on our path to CO2-neutral aviation. Various production processes already exist today, others we are supporting in their development to bring to market.

Flying with sunlight

A solution for tomorrow: The unique Sun-to-Liquid procedure uses concentrated sunlight to produce carbon-neutral kerosene. We will be the first in the world to fly with it.

Based on renewable electrical energy

Another promising innovation: With Power-to-Liquid technology sustainable fuel can be produced from green electricity, water and CO2. The Lufthansa Group is driving the development of this technology.

Fly CO2-neutral already today

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Once disposed as waste, used vegetable oil and fats discarded by the food service industry have become a feedstock for fuel producers.

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Fuel based on biogenic waste materials is a viable alternative to fossil fuel and thus an important milestone on our path to carbon-neutrality by 2050.

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The Lufthansa Group is investing millions of euros into Sustainable Aviation Fuel. Already today, you can use Sustainable Aviation Fuel to make your flight carbon-neutral.

Innovative technology

Optimizing fuel efficiency with the help of technological hardware solutions.

Inspired by nature. Engineered to preserve it.

AeroSHARK

AeroSHARK is a bionic adhesive film applied to the surface of the aircraft. It replicates the skin of sharks to optimize the airflow and thus reduce fuel consumption.

1.1%

less CO2 emissions*

*on Boeing 777 due to drag reduction

Circular economy

Reduce, reuse, recycle, replace

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Sustainable Packaging

We are making our in-flight experience greener by changing our packaging to sustainable alternatives, such as compostable cutlery made from bamboo.

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Recycling

Step by step, single-use plastic articles are to be replaced by sustainable materials.

CO2-compensation

The sustainable way of flying

We enable our customers to offset their CO2 emissions immediately through Sustainable Aviation Fuel or via long term climate protection projects – certified according to the highest standards.

When it comes to sustainability, the sky shouldn’t be the limit.

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