Foreign Relations Minister,Sri Lanka ,visit , India, Gotabaya Rajapaksa,Dinesh Gunawardena

Para Military Forces now to use Khadi in Uniforms

The Khadi and Village Industries products will get a major boost as Union Home Minister Amit Shah has recently instructed the Director Generals(DG’s) of all para-military forces to use Khadi Fabric in their uniforms and Village Industries products such as pickles, papad, honey, soaps and detergents, shampoos, phenol, tea, mustard oil etc. in their canteens. […]

Japan, India, Bamboo, Research, North East, Grass, National Bamboo Mission, National Mission for Sustainable Agriculture, Dr. Jitendra Singh

Cane and Bamboo Technology Park at Burnihat, Assam

The Union Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) Dr. Jitendra Singh inaugurated the Cane and Bamboo Technology Park-cum-Office Premises of Cane and Bamboo Technology Centre (CBTC) at Burnihat, Assam today. The Bamboo Technology Park has been developed to exclusively deal with Bamboo & Cane, catering to the needs of the industries, […]

ethanol, petrol, India, EBP, clean fuel, bio fuel usage

Government targets 20% ethanol blend in petrol by 2030

Government is implementing Ethanol Blended Petrol (EBP) Programme through Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs). At present, Public Sector OMCs are selling upto 10% ethanol blended petrol. Government has notified the National Policy on Biofuels-2018 on 8.6.2018 which indicates a target of 20% blending of ethanol in petrol by 2030. Government has fixed prices for ethanol procurement […]