Policy on biofuels: Green push?

Policy on biofuels: Green push?

At a time when rising oil prices are putting increasing pressure on the economy, even small steps to encourage the use of biofuels are welcome. The Cabinet this month approved a National Policy on Biofuels

Cabinet Approves National Biofuel Policy

Cabinet Approves National Biofuel Policy

The Union cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today approved the National Policy on Biofuels which allows blending of ethanol produced from damaged foodgrains, rotten potatoes, corn and sugar beet with petrol to cut oil imports by Rs 4,000 crore this year alone.

Biofuels: An Opportunity For India

Biofuels: An Opportunity For India

India is often berated for being late in planning and solving our social, economic and infrastructure issues. This results in the country moving from one crisis to another.