TITLE

Indonesia is set for sweet success with ethanol drive

AUTHOR(S)
Kovac, Matt
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;3/26/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 59, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a biofuels agreement signed by Indonesia with Brazil that would help diversify ethanol production. The Indonesian government will receive technological and scientific aid from Brazil, which has become a global force in ethanol production from sugar cane. Despite being a member of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, Indonesia wants to reduce its dependency on oil. As well as making ethanol from sugar cane, it also wants to produce ethanol from cassava.
ACCESSION #
24684065

 

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