Wait...
  1. Home >
  2. Export Import News >
  3. Import News >
  4. IAF plane flies using bio-fuel mixture; PM says such efforts help reduce crude oil imports >
  5. IAF plane flies using bio-fuel mixture; PM says such efforts help reduce crude oil imports

Online Export Import Data Search

Recent Searches: No Recent Searches
Complete Training Video : Click Here

IAF plane flies using bio-fuel mixture; PM says such efforts help reduce crude oil imports.


Date: 24-02-2020
Subject: IAF plane flies using bio-fuel mixture; PM says such efforts help reduce crude oil imports
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hailed the use of a mixture of 10 per cent indigenously produced bio-jet fuel to fly an Indian Air Force transport aircraft, saying such efforts will not only help bring down carbon emissions, but also reduce the country's dependence on imported crude oil. Addressing his monthly 'Mann ki Baat' radio address, he said "history was made" when an IAF AN-32 aircraft took off from Leh's Kushok Bakula Rimpoche airport using a mixture of 10 per cent Indian bio-jet fuel.

"This was the first time that this mix was used in both engines. Not just that, the airport from which this plane took off from Leh is not only one of the highest altitude airports in India but also in the world," the prime minister said.

He pointed out that the bio-jet fuel is prepared from "non-edible tree borne oil" and is procured from various tribal areas of India.

"These efforts will not only reduce carbon emissions but may also reduce India's dependence on crude oil imports. I congratulate all the people involved in this significant mission, especially the scientists of CSIR (Council of Scientific and Industrial Research) and Indian Institute of Petroleum, Dehradun, who made it possible to develop the technology to fly an aircraft with bio-fuel," he said.

Such efforts, the prime minister said, also empower the 'Make in India' initiative of the government.

Source: moneycontrol.com

Get Sample Now

Which service(s) are you interested in?
 Export Data
 Import Data
 Both
 Buyers
 Suppliers
 Both
OR
 Exim Help
+


What is New?

Date: 01-04-2020
Notification No.37/2020 - Customs (N.T.)
Exchange Rates Notification No.37/2020-Custom (NT) dated 01.04.2020 - reg.

Date: 01-04-2020
A. P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 27
Export of Goods and Services- Realisation and Repatriation of Export Proceeds-Relaxation

Date: 01-04-2020
A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No.26
Exim Bank's Government of India supported Line of Credit (LoC) of USD 161.36 million to the Government of the Republic of Burundi

Date: 31-03-2020
Notification No. 36/2020-CUSTOMS (N.T.)
Tariff Notification in respect of Fixation of Tariff Value of Edible Oils, Brass Scrap, Poppy Seed, Areca nut, Gold & Silver - reg.

Date: 31-03-2020
Notification No. 58/2015-2020
Amendment in import policy of Iron & Steel and incorporation of policy condition in Chapter 72, 73 and 86 of ITC (HS), 2017, Schedule – I (Import Policy).

Date: 31-03-2020
Notification No. 57/2015-2020-DGFT
Extension of Foreign Trade Policy 2015-2020 till 31.03.2021

Date: 31-03-2020
Notification No. 56/2015-2020
Export of Red Sanders wood by Government of Andhra Pradesh and Directorate of Revenue Intelligence - Extension of time regarding.

Date: 30-03-2020
Notification No. 55/2015-2020
Amendment in Export Policy of Animal By-Products.

Date: 30-03-2020
A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 25
‘Fully Accessible Route’ for Investment by Non-residents in Government Securities

Date: 30-03-2020
A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 24
Investment by Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPI): Investment limits



Exim Guru Copyright © 1999-2020 Exim Guru. All Rights Reserved.
The information presented on the site is believed to be accurate. However, InfodriveIndia takes no legal responsibilities for the validity of the information.
Please read our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy before you use this Export Import Data Directory.

EximGuru.com

C/o InfodriveIndia Pvt Ltd
F-19, Pocket F, Okhla Phase-I
Okhla Industrial Area
New Delhi - 110020, India
Phone : 011 - 40703001