After the Covid-19 pandemic, there has been a surge in investor interest in Biotech stocks in India. Biotech or biotechnology is the integration of biology and technology to use living cells to develop products used in pharma, foods, waste processing, etc. Biotechnology has applications dating back to primitive days with fermentation using yeast to produce […]

Carbon Emissions by the Shipping Industry The shipping industry, like many other industries, seems to be at crossroads with emission targets. Like road and air transport, the shipping industry is also responsible for the deteriorating quality of air. Did you know the┬álargest ship involves the burning of more than 66 gallons of fuel per minute? […]

Green Aviation In terms of sustainability, the aviation industry courts considerable controversy for its high volumes of CO2 emissions. In 2019 alone, the global aviation industry produced an estimated 915 million tonnes of CO2 emissions, according to a report published by the Air Transport Action Group. Though this represented just 2% of global CO2 emissions […]

In a bid to de-carbonize the transport sector, vehicles with different electrification standards receive the most attention. Even then, liquid fuels are expected to linger around a little longer due to the transmission infrastructure surrounding the globe distributing fuels with high energy per kilogram as compared to batteries. This creates a gap in the market […]

The Indian Government has finally come out with a policy mandating 5% compulsory blending of ethanol with fuel. The Oil Marketing Companies will have to procure ethanol from the biofuel producers and in case of shortfall will have to import the fuel. Note 13 states had already imposed a 2% blending mandate and this will […]

What are Biofuels The liquid fuels that can be obtained from biomass like plant matter or by the waste that living creatures produce, such as manure is known as Biofuels. The extensive range of organic materials used for biofuel production includes starch and sugary plants such as corn, wheat or sugar cane; oily plants such […]