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Aemetis Inc. announced increase in the sales of biodiesel in India

Owing to deregulated diesel prices and Government’s decision taken a few months back in January of allowing the biodiesel manufacturers to sell it directly to the customers, the Aemetis Inc. announced steady increase in the sales of its biodiesel with the truck fleet operators of logistic industry in South and West part of India. Trucks alone consume about 30% (7.5 billion gallons) of the total 25 billion gallons of diesel market in India annually. Aemetis Inc. is California, USA based advance […]

No proposal for biofuel plant, Govt.of India

The government has no proposal to set up any biofuel plant as of now as stated by Ms. Piyush Goyal, Minister of state for Power, Coal & New and Renewable Energy (Independent Charge), Govt of India, in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha.  The minister stated that the Govt. of India is emphasizing on setting up biogas plants across the country. As an estimate 4.75 million family type and about 350 large biogas plants are currently installed […]