The term ‘biodiesel’ refers to the diesel fuel produced from natural oils and fats of plant or animal origin. Biodiesel is suitable for or designed for use in diesel engines, replacing the diesel fuel obtained from petroleum sources. Another commonly used term is ‘biofuel’, which is a general term indicating ‘fuel produced from “bio” or...
In our previous posts, we wrote extensively about the imperative to switch to sustainable fuels and the immense opportunity for the oils and fats industry to generate value. Building biodiesel manufacturing capability addresses the urgent need of the hour – alternate and sustainable fuel – and is also immense job creation and revenue generation opportunity, particularly...
With its booming population and an ever-growing economy, India depends on energy sources such as oil, coal, and biomass for more than 80% of its energy needs. While the past decade has seen a tremendous modernization, there are still miles to achieve in terms of clean cooking fuels reaching every nook and corner of India....