Tag: B40

Indonesia to begin B40 trials in March

Indonesia to begin B40 trials in March

February 12, 2020 |

In Indonesia, the Jakarta Post newspaper reports that the country is set to kick of trials of 40% biodiesel blending in March. B30 was brought into the market in early January as part of the country’s attempts to reduce FX spend on oil imports and boost its palm oil industry. Two vehicle models will be […]

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B30 saving Indonesia $8 billion annually in FX

B30 saving Indonesia $8 billion annually in FX

January 13, 2020 |

In Indonesia, the Jakarta Post newspaper reports that the president expects the B30 mandate to result in savings of $8 billion per year in foreign exchange which could nearly double when the country eventually moves to B50. The move to B40 is set for next year, having just switched to 30% blending at the end […]

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Indonesia aiming for B40 in 2021/22

Indonesia aiming for B40 in 2021/22

December 10, 2019 |

In Indonesia, Reuters reports that the country’s ambitions to quickly transition to B100 have not been tempered as they announced a shift to 40% biodiesel blending from 2021/22. The blending mandate is currently set to increase to 30% on January 1 from the current 20% blend. Indonesia is looking for ways to absorb its significant […]

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