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Haryana government finalizing new biomass policy

Haryana government finalizing new biomass policy

September 22, 2022 |

In India, the Hindustan Times newspaper reports the Haryana government is planning a new biomass policy that will on one hand significantly reduce paddy straw burning while on the other hand promote private sector investment in biomass-based power to cut the state’s reliance on fossil fuels. The draft policy was debated earlier this week before […]

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Indian Oil signs MOU with Haryana for $124 million paddy straw ethanol plant

Indian Oil signs MOU with Haryana for $124 million paddy straw ethanol plant

September 10, 2018 |

In India, the Press Trust of India reports that the state of Haryana has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Indian Oil Corp. to build a 100,000 liter per day ethanol plant using rice straw as feedstock. The $124 million plant is hoped to provide a market for rice straw for local farmers to reduce […]

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