Ethanol production project in El Salvador reviewed

Five local production projects for ethanol have been identified by the US office for economic policy.

Friday, December 12, 2008

Later on the search for investors interested in the renewable energy projects.

According to the coordinator of the bureau for affairs in the western hemisphere of the US State Department, Matthew M. Rooney, the energy projects are feasible and will provide good returns for investors.

"We are in the final stage of the analysis and at the starting stage of the search for investors," said Rooney.

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Agro-energy for Energy Security in OAS Lecture Series

October 2008

“Facing Energy Security in the Americas through Agroenergy Sources” is the topic of the keynote presentation, next Tuesday, October 28.

Roberto Rodrigues, co-president of the Inter-American Ethanol Commission and a former agriculture minister of Brazil, will deliver this topic for the thirtieth conference in the Organization of American States’ (OAS) Lecture Series of the Americas next Tuesday, October 28.

Ethanol Production in El Salvador

February 2010

The upcoming visit by President Lula will be the stage for discussing Brazil’s cooperation in boosting Ethanol production in the country.

When oil prices where above $100, Brazil and the United States signed an “Understanding Memorandum” to boost bio-fuel production. In it, they identified El Salvador as the beneficiary of three-way cooperation, as it has adequate conditions for developing an ethanol industry.

Oranges Enter Biofuel Business

March 2009

Orange scraps show the promise of producing ethanol at reasonable prices and Central America, a leading producer of citrus, can benefit.

For several years, the Agricultural Research Service of the Department of Agriculture in the United States has been carrying out a project to investigate the technical and economic feasibility of producing ethanol from orange juice processing leftovers which are now almost given away.

El Salvador: Study on Ethanol Production

July 2009

The results of a study on the country’s biofuel production possibilities will be presented tomorrow.

The research required an investment of $4 million, and was carried out by Arkel Sugar, Inc. (Arkel), Delta-T Corporation (Delta-T), Energy and Security Group (ESG) and Hart Energy Consulting.

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