Tag: flex-fuel vehicles

India sees ethanol consumption jumping five-fold with flex-fuel vehicles

India sees ethanol consumption jumping five-fold with flex-fuel vehicles

October 12, 2021 |

In India, India Infrahub reports that the transportation minister believes by mandating the manufacture of domestic flex-fuel engines will see ethanol demand jump five-fold, ensuring achievement of 20% ethanol blending by 2025. E20 is expected to require 10 billion liters of ethanol consumption annually. At the moment, the sugar industry provides 90% of ethanol production. […]

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India gives car makers six months to roll out flex-fuel vehicles

India gives car makers six months to roll out flex-fuel vehicles

August 31, 2021 |

In India, the Press Trust of India reports that the transportation minister has given auto manufacturers just six months to begin rolling out E100-compatible vehicles as part of the push to significantly boost ethanol consumption, reduce sugar and grain surpluses and cut oil imports. With ethanol being sold at 89 cents per liter and gasoline […]

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