Thailand is planning to revise upwards its biodiesel production target to 7.3 million liters/d by 2021, compared with an earlier target of 5.9 million liters/d, under its Alternative Energy Development Plan (2012-2021), a source at the Energy Policy & Planning Office told Platts Tuesday.
Thailand’s current biodiesel production is about 2.8 million liters/d, said the source.
The Energy Policy & Planning Office comes under the purview of Thailand’s Ministry of Energy.
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Source: PLATTS, 2013-08-13.