Policy status:Ended
Date Effective:2000
Policy Type:Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)
Policy Target:
Agency:Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics (ABARE)
Funding:AUD 20 000
Description:Australias federal government announced in September 2000 that it will fund a study into the commercial viability of increasing ethanol fuel production by the sugar industry. This study, estimated to cost AUD 20,000, will be co-ordinated by the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics (ABARE). This initiative builds on an existing commitment of AUD 2 million for a ligno-cellulosic ethanol pilot plant.

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