Friday, October 28, 2005

New biodiesel plant in India

"[The Telegraph, Calcutta] The state-run Orissa Renewable Energy Development Agency (Oreda) is producing the bio-fuel. Around 37 vehicles of the science and technology department are being run on bio-diesel, which is prepared from crude vegetable oil and different types of seeds. Chief executive of Oreda Ajit Bhartuar said a plant has been installed in Bhubaneswar for the production of bio-diesel. At present, it has the capacity to produce 1,000 liters of bio-diesel per day. Fuel is being produced from over 30 types of vegetables and locally available flowers and fruits, including kusum and polanga."

http://www.renewableenergyaccess.com/rea/news/story?id=38523

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1051024/asp/jamshedpur/story_5389975.asp


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