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QLD fuel sellers required to submit biofuel reports by 31 October 2017
2 years ago

QLD fuel sellers required to submit biofuel reports by 31 October 2017

By  •  Biofuel

Fuel sellers in Queensland who are required to meet the biofuels mandate must report their sales volumes on a quarterly basis. This includes all wholesalers, and fuel retailers that have …
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NSW government spends $5m advertising fuel ‘no one wants’
2 years ago

NSW government spends $5m advertising fuel ‘no one wants’

By  •  E10

Almost $5 million is being spent on advertising to encourage NSW motorists to use the E10 ethanol blend, despite warnings that a state government scheme that forces petrol stations to …
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LPG storage proposed for Kooragang
2 years ago

LPG storage proposed for Kooragang

By  •  LPG

A Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) storage facility has been proposed for Kooragang Island, with the project being touted as vital in providing a “secure energy source” for the city.

Newcastle …
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Ethanol mandate blamed for stinging motorists $143m a year
2 years ago

Ethanol mandate blamed for stinging motorists $143m a year

The controversial NSW ethanol mandate costs motorists more than $143 million a year by forcing them to purchase more expensive premium petrol, a new analysis suggests.

It also estimates Australia’s largest producer, …
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Motorists cool on E10 despite big NSW government push
2 years ago

Motorists cool on E10 despite big NSW government push

A contentious NSW government program designed to boost the amount of E10 ethanol-blended petrol sold in NSW is under fire after figures revealed volumes have remained static during the first months …
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NSW Biofuels exemption process is a blackhole
2 years ago

NSW Biofuels exemption process is a blackhole

By  •  Biofuel

Eight years ago, the NSW Government – motivated by an openly acknowledged desire to reward the State’s monopoly biofuels producer for past political donations – introduced biofuels laws that required …
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Fuel seller annual reporting begins soon QLD
2 years ago

Fuel seller annual reporting begins soon QLD

All fuel retailers and fuel wholesalers must soon provide an annual report on the total volumes of all fuel sold in a financial year.

The information collected will be used …
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Fuel for thought
2 years ago

Fuel for thought

By  •  E10

When I started driving, the choice at the petrol station was straight forward. Leaded or unleaded. But now, you can choose from at least three kinds of unleaded fuel, diesel …
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Australian production of biofuels in ‘free fall’ and motorist consumption of fuel-grade ethanol at all-time low, says report
2 years ago

Australian production of biofuels in ‘free fall’ and motorist consumption of fuel-grade ethanol at all-time low, says report

BIOFUELS had been heralded as part of the solution in driving Australian motorists towards a clean green future.

But instead motorists and industry are shunning the use of alternative fuels …
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US congress considers repeal of biofuels laws

By  •  Biofuel

The USA Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) is often held up as an example of good policymaking by those who support government interventions in the fuel market (e.g. biofuel mandates) to …
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