Assam’ oil refinery soon to process Biofuel from Bamboo

Assam’ oil refinery soon to process Biofuel from Bamboo

A biofuel refinery, the first of its kind in India, set up at the Numaligarh Refinery (NRL) in Assam, will soon process biofuel from bamboo, abundantly found in Arunachal Pradesh, Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said recently.

The Arunachal Pradesh government has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with NRL for sourcing three lakh tonnes of bamboo per year from the frontier state, says a media report. Pradhan also assured Chief Minister Pema Khandu and Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju that the state’s huge bamboo resources could be tapped to their true potential, which can change the economy of the rural masses. Read More…

 

 

 

Credit By: The North East Today

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