|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards>Product standards, Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards>Sectoral standards, Regulatory Instruments>Obligation schemes|
|Policy Target:||Bioenergy>Biofuels for transport|
|Size of Plant Targeted:||Small and Large|
|Agency:||Ministry of Mines and Energy; Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development; Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development; Ministry of Transport;|
Decree 4892 requires obligatory blends for ethanol between 8% and 10% (E8 and E10). It also gives the authority to the Ministry of Mines and Energy to establish blends of ethanol and biodiesel above 10% starting from 1 January 2013. The mandatory requirement of E85 on all automobiles (up to 2000 cubic centimetres) mandated by Decree 1135 of 2009 was removed.
|This record supersedes:||Flex fuel requirement for new vehicles (Decree 1135)|
Last modified: Fri, 10 May 2013 15:36:36 CEST