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UP CM Yogi Adityanath urged to allow state buses to run on ethanol

Apex industry lobby Assocham has urged Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to allow all state-run buses to move on from oil-based fuel to alternative and environment-friendly fuel like ethanol.

New method to develop alternative fuel from ethanol

Researchers have developed a more efficient way of converting ethanol to a better alternative fuel without creating unwanted byproducts.

States urged to liberalize restrictions on ethanol supply

Minister of consumer affairs, food and public distribution Ram Vilas Paswan, has urged the states to liberlise restrictions on the supply of ethanol so that its blending with petrol can be encouraged to improve financial health of sugar sector and finally liquidation of cane dues of farmers.

Govt plans to import ethanol for blending in petrol

The government plans to import ethanol after domestic supplies fell short of the quantities needed for blending in petrol, Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily said Sunday.

5% ethanol to be mixed in petrol from December

Mandatory mixing of five percent ethanol in petrol will be implemented across the country from next month, Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs decided Thursday, a step which will help the country save around 100 crore litres of fuel every year.