TITLE

Pemex hinders state biofuel push

AUTHOR(S)
Manda, Alex
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;6/4/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 69, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the technical objections of state energy Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) to the bioethanol plans of Mexico. Pemex objected the project because adapting facilities would be too expensive, the National Action Party's Osiel Castro de la Rosa said. In late April 2007, Mexico's legislature passed a bill to promote the use of ethanol made from sugar as part of the nation's gasoline mix instead of imported methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE).
ACCESSION #
25376894

 

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