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  • Why ethanol is not a suitable fuel for automobiles

    Why ethanol is not a suitable fuel for automobiles

    By Anil K. Rajvanshi & Nandini Nimbkar, The Indian government is accelerating its programme of blending ethanol with petrol for two reasons: Our petroleum import bill is continuously increasing (we import more than 85 per cent of all our requirements) and two, we have surplus of sugar in India, which has no takers in the…