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Queensland Biofuel Bill tabled in Parliament

Posted Gavin Hughes Industry News

Ethanol is set to be mandated for Queensland fuel sellers, with the government aiming for E10 fuel to make up 20 per cent of regular petrol sales from July next year.

The Queensland Government yesterday introduced a bill into parliament which would see Ethanol and Biodiesel sold at service stations across the state.  This bill delivers on a promise to investigate as part of a commitment to the Katter Party MPs to look into biofuels, Energy Minister Mark Bailey said after consultation, the government would move for all fuel sellers to register with government from January next year.

It hopes to commence the mandate from the start of the next financial year.

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