Indonesia B40 biodiesel plan back on track as crude oil prices pick up – ZAWYA

SourceZawya
SectorOil & Gas
CountryUnited Arab Emirates

Indonesia B40 biodiesel plan back on track as crude oil prices pick up Indonesia wants to cut its energy imports and increase consumption of palm oil    JAKARTA - Indonesia's plans to raise the bio-content of its palm oil-based biodiesel to 40% - known as B40 - is back on schedule with a target for implementation by July 2021, Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Airlangga Hartarto said on Thursday.Indonesia, which has been increasing the palm oil content of its biodiesel since 2015, wants to cut its energy imports and increase consumption of palm oil."I am targeting the implementation of B40 .... to be carried out by July 2021," Hartarto said in a televised interview with CNBC Indonesia.Indonesia, which has been increasing the palm oil content of its biodiesel since 2015,...read more...