Published: Nov 30, 2021
The Energy Ministry is closely monitoring the price of crude oil because even though it dropped recently, it is still volatile and at a high level, ministry spokesman Sompop Pattanariyankool said on Monday.
Published: Nov 24, 2021
The Energy Policy and Planning Office (EPPO) on Wednesday approved the move to limit the marketing cost of diesel fuel to not over THB1.4 per litre and cut down biodiesel formulas to just one from December 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022.
Published: May 23, 2021
Over the next three years, the biodiesel industry will enjoy improved business conditions thanks to an average annual increase of 3-4 per cent in domestic demand, which will then bring consumption to 5.3-5.7 million litres per day, according Krungsri Researchs outlook.
Published: Oct 03, 2020
The price of oil palm has been gradually improving and is currently at Bt4.20 to Bt5 per kilogram due to the measures taken by the government to help palm farmers, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Commerce Jurin Laksanawisit said on Saturday.
Published: Aug 19, 2020
The government’s Bt4 per kilogram subsidy for oil-palm farmers will be extended to November to help promote the production of palm oil for export as well as for manufacturing B10 biodiesel, Maj-General Patchasak Patirupanon said on Wednesday (August 19)
Published: Feb 04, 2020
The Energy Ministry has urged oil retailers to promote the use of B10 biodiesel as standard biodiesel and consider campaigns to help reduce black-smoke emissions from vehicles, Nantika Thangsupanich, director-general of the ministry’s Energy Business Department, said on Monday (February 3).
Published: Jan 22, 2020
Energy Minister Sontirat Sontijirawong said on Wednesday (January 22) that his ministry is preparing two new measures to prevent illegal import of crude palm oil (CPO) from neighbouring countries as part of efforts to ensure stability in the domestic palm price.
Published: Oct 29, 2019
Energy Minister Sontirat Sontijirawong said on Tuesday (October 29) that the Ministry will put new measures in place next year to promote the use of B10 biodiesel (diesel mixed with 10 per cent pure palm oil) and prevent the smuggling of crude palm oil (CPO), an ingredient in biodiesel manufacturing, from neighbouring countries.