With the price of palm oil almost half the price of crude coconut oil, just imagine how much profits the manufacturers of bio-fuel that allegedly use palm oil instead of coconut oil for their bio-diesel
are raking in, while consumers are practically deprived of their right to cheaper diesel fuel.
As per a Petroleum Ministry statement, "Operated by state-run Indian Oil Corp, the R&D facility is designed to test all types of fuel including petrol, diesel, ethanol-blended petrol, bio-diesel
, CNG, LNG, hydrogen-CNG and 2G-ethanol blends to ensure they meet the superior BS-VI norms that are to be implemented across the country by April 2020.
Mercedes-Benz, a subsidiary of Daimler AG (NYSE: DAI)(FWB:DAI), is equipping its cars and other vehicles sold in India for bio-diesel
Academics from the Cardiff Catalysis Institute have recycled a byproduct when bio-diesel
is formed from vegetable oil and converted it into an ingredient to produce more bio-diesel
The group's bio-diesel
, liquid petroleum gas and methanol car took 16.
Company sources stated that the main idea of the project is to produce bio-diesel
for global and the Gulf market.
expert said that cultivation of jatropha plant on one acre land could produce 2000-3000 litres biodiesel besides value-added products like the Methane gas, glycerine and NPK fertilizer.
TNT Express UAE has partnered with Lootah to supply locally produced bio-diesel
made from used cooking oil for its commercial vehicles in Dubai.
Assistant Prof Chemistry (Biology) department of the Gujrat University, Dr Mumtaz Wasim said that bio-diesel
has been prepared from various varieties of seeds including edible and non-edible oil especially sun flower, cotton and palm oil.
The Commission said it took its decision after an investigation found "illegal dumping at below market price of Argentinian and Indonesian bio-diesel
on the European market that clearly hurts an EU industry.
According to International Fuel Technology Inc, its PerfoLiFT BD-Series products have received the coveted 'No Harm' certification from the German-based Association for the Quality Management of Bio- diesel (AGQM) as well as provide superior oxidation stability and deposit formation control to bio-diesel
of all underlying sources.
To the folks at Earth-100, bio-oil promises to be a profitable venture as used cooking oil is cheaper and easier to procure than the Jatropha plant which is used to create the traditional bio-diesel