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Biodiesel made from used tyres could be the solution to Australia’s fuel security problems
4 months ago

Biodiesel made from used tyres could be the solution to Australia’s fuel security problems

A Gladstone oil refinery says it has found the solution to Australia’s tyre waste and fuel security problems.

Key points:

  • A central Queensland oil refinery has made biofuel from old …
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NSW Biofuels mandate has failed
1 year ago

NSW Biofuels mandate has failed

By  •  Biofuel

In 2007, the then NSW Government passed new laws to mandate the sale of ethanol and biodiesel blended fuels by the State’s larger fuel retailers. The 2007 laws sought to …
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Bioenergy Australia welcomes investment in the Future Fuels CRC to drive decarbonisation of our Gas networks
1 year ago

Bioenergy Australia welcomes investment in the Future Fuels CRC to drive decarbonisation of our Gas networks

The Assistant Minister for Science, Jobs and Innovation Senator the Hon Zed Seselja has announced that the Federal Government’s Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) program will be co-funding Future Fuels CRC with $26.25m …
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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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New ethanol laws in force
3 years ago

New ethanol laws in force

By  •  E10

The start of the new year saw the commencement of new laws requiring fuel retailers to stock and sell E10 in NSW and Queensland. The NSW laws are an extension …
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Biofuels Basics
3 years ago

Biofuels Basics

By  •  Biofuel

Despite ACAPMA’s best advocacy efforts over the past 18 months, new laws mandating the sale of biofuels will take effect in both NSW and QLD.

These laws amount to an …
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Ethanol-blended petrol push
3 years ago

Ethanol-blended petrol push

By  •  E10

A new advertising campaign has the government pushing for the use of biofuels in more vehicles, after statewide declines in usage.

http://tenplay.com.au/news/national/2016/9/26/ethanol-blended-petrol-push

Watch the video above for Ten News Update.

Biofuels Market is expected to witness significant growth during the forecast period, 2016 – 2021
3 years ago

Biofuels Market is expected to witness significant growth during the forecast period, 2016 – 2021

Biofuel is a hydrocarbon that has been derived from agricultural biomass, plant and animal waste or from metabolic by-products. Biofuel is mainly available in two types such as bioethenol and …
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QLD Ethanol Mandate Update
3 years ago

QLD Ethanol Mandate Update

By  •  Biofuel

Yesterday, the Queensland Energy Minister (the Hon. Mark Bailey MP) made a series of statements relating to the intended operation of the Queensland Biofuels Mandate (https://www.legislation.qld.gov.au/LEGISLTN/ACTS/2015/15AC031.pdf).

This mandate will commence …
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Biofuels pressure builds in NSW
3 years ago

Biofuels pressure builds in NSW

By  •  Biofuel

On Sunday 1 May 2016, Radio National broadcast a story on its Background Briefing programme that explored the link between donations from the Manildra Group and the recent passing of …
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