Rob Katter steps up pressure on Qld 10% Ethanol Mandate

KAP state leader Robbie Katter last week gave Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk a 90-day deadline to deliver on up to 28 initiatives he says are designed to improve the economy and help the bush. At the top of that list is a 10% Ethanol mandate for Queensland, but also included reserving some of the state’s gas […]

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Manildra calls for the 6% NSW Mandate to be enforced

New South Wales ethanol producer Manildra says the failure of the state’s fuel mandate is costing the company tens of millions of dollars in lost income. Six per cent of fuel sold in NSW is supposed to be ethanol, but exemptions granted to fuel companies have seen that figure drop to 2.7 per cent. Ethanol […]

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Whincup backs Ethanol at the Ekka

V8 Supercars champ Whincup backs ethanol mandate Sixtime V8 Supercar champion Jamie Whincup has appeared at Brisbane’s Ekka to voice his support for an ethanol mandate. Energy Minister Mark Bailey welcomed the Red Bull Racing driver’s backing for a policy that has environmental and economic benefits. “V8 Supercars made the switch to ethanol blended fuel […]

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