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Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu told reporters that the biofuels regulatory framework was approved because Cabinet recognised biofuels internationally as an alternative to carbon intensive energy.
Boeing, South African Airways and low-cost carrier Mango have celebrated Africa’s first passenger flights with sustainable aviation biofuel.
The Missouri and Iowa governors have urged the EPA to ditch a plan to lower renewable fuel standards.,
The two canola seed biofuels plants being developed at a cost of R16.5bn in KwaZulu-Natal and Mpumulanga will not affect food security in this county.
Various organisations have welcomed the announcement made by the department of energy about the publication of the final biofuels position paper.
President Jacob Zuma’s recognition of the biofuels sector in his State of the Nation address underscores the relevance of this industry to the SA’s economy.
A pioneeering investor of the biofuels industry in South Africa says the sector is important to agricultural job creation.
Nestled in a deep pocket of forest that lies off Thailand's electrical grid, villagers in Pa Deng have become early adopters and evangelists for an unusual alternative energy source: poop.
Nissan says it is developing fuel-cell technology that can power cars using plant-based ethanol, a first for the auto industry, and hopes to launch the system in time for Tokyo's 2020 Olympics.
PhytoEnergy says it will only proceed with a plan to build a plant to convert canola into diesel in South Africa if the government passes laws needed by the industry.
The Zimbabwean government has increased the level of fuel blending to 15% from 10%, a move which will cut the fuel import bill by at least $12m a month.
Boeing, SAA and the Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials are launching a deal to expand opportunities for smallhold farmers in Southern Africa.
A bio-ethanol plant in Bothaville is short-sighted in terms of the government's biofuels strategy and its development of small black farmers, says an expert.
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