2016, October 16th – Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment joins KLM Corporate BioFuel Programme
Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment became the first governmental office to join the KLM Corporate BioFuel Programme. State Secretary of the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment Sharon Dijksma announced this at the National Climate Summit in Rotterdam. By participating in the programme, the Ministry enables its employees to travel on flights using sustainable biofuel whenever possible. As a result, the Ministry will be able to reduce its carbon dioxide emissions from air travel by about 50%.