HEFA


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AcronymDefinition
HEFAHealth and Education Facilities Authority (various locations)
HEFAHigher Education Funding Act (est. 1988; Australia)
HEFAHeart of England Ferret Association (est. 2005; UK)
HEFAHigher Education Field Academy (University of Cambridge; UK)
HEFAHighly Enriched Fuel Assembly
HEFAHigh Essential Fatty Acid
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The HEFA has a target of 10 per cent of all IVF babies being part of a multiple birth.
There might be six or seven different types of biojet or bioaviation fuels that we could make but if we try to pursue them all we won't get anywhere." For just this reason, HEFA has emerged as the preferred conversion technique that CBSI is backing.
Current estimates suggest that the best possible production price comes from biomass feedstocks making HEFA fuels.
The first biofuel process evaluated in 2010 was HEFA, which produces biofuel from oil seed plants, algae, tallow and waste oils.
They are the iShares Currency Hedged MSCI EAFE ETF (HEFA), iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Germany ETF (HEWG) and iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF (HEWJ).
The iShares Currency Hedged MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEArca; HEFA), iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Germany ETF (NYSEArca: HEWG) and iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEArca: HEWJ) expand iShares international line-up that includes the multi-bn dollar, unhedged iShares MSCI EAFE (NYSEArca: EFA), Germany (NYSEArca: EWG) and Japan (NYSEArca: EWJ) ETFs.
It was also reported that, according to MOFCOM, one company that usually receives export-quota allocations, Inner Mongolia Baotou Hefa Rare Earth Co., will not be given a specific allocation until it has rectified environmental issues at its facilities.
Hydrotreated Esters and Fatty Acids (HEFA) and Fischer-Tropsch Synthetic Paraffinic Kerosene (F-T SPK) will likely be incorporated into the (Jet Propellant) JP-5, JP-8, and (military diesel) F-76 MILSPEC by the end of 2013.
Testing has been completed on biofuels, such as the HEFA fuels described above, and fleet-wide certification is expected shortly.
Airbusi launch of an alternative fuels roadmap has led to collaborative projects and flights with airline partners, along with the recent approval of 50 per cent blends of biomass to liquid (BTL) and hydroprocessed esters and fatty acids (HEFA) fuels on commercial flights.
Synthetic paraffinic kerosene (SPK) derived by the Fischer-Tropsch process, and hydroprocessed esters and fatty acids (HEFA) made from sustainable sources of bio-derived oils, are now certified for commercial flight when blended with jet fuel.