12 August 2013

Botswana: Bio diesel fuel project gains momentum

Japan to donate $233,200 in equipment for jatropha research

In support of the bio diesel fuel project in Botswana, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) donated equipment worth an estimated P2 million.

The research project was carried out in April 2011 to reduce carbon emissions by setting up a 50 million-litre per year bio-diesel processing plant. It will be fed from Jatropha oil seed.

… Full text: www.mmegi.bw/index.php?sid=4&aid=408&dir=2013/August/Monday12

Tags: imports, dependency, petroleum, job opportunities, economy, Mozambique

Source: The Monitor, 2013-08-12.


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