Praj/Aker JV gets off ground

Baker, John
May 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;5/7/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 65, p35
Trade Publication
The article reports on the claim of Praj Industries chairman Pramod Chaudhari that its joint venture with Aker Kvaerner to develop bioethanol projects in Europe is expected to win its first contract in 2007. He added that there will be a real flow of projects, spurred on by the European Union's decision to mandate 10% use of biofuels in transport fuels by 2020. Chaudhari sees projects being developed across western, central and eastern Europe.


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