New biofuels policy on the anvil

July 2008
Chemical Business;Jul2008, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p70
Trade Publication
The article reports on a new national policy on biofuels redrafted by the ministry of new and renewable energy in India in 2008. Accordingly, it focuses on indigenous production of biofuels as an alternative to petroleum-based fuels and meeting the goals of environmental protection and climate change mitigation. Moreover, the policy lays down clear targets for the substitution of conventional fuels of biofuels for the short term, medium term and long term.


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