|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Regulatory Instruments|
|Policy Target:||Bioenergy>Biofuels for transport|
|Agency:||Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining|
|Enforcement:||Government Electrical Inspectorate (to be renamed Government Energy Inspectorate, because of role in petroleum safety/standards inspections), Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica|
|Penalty:||de-licencing of petrol stations|
Mandates the use of ethanol blended fuel for motor engines throughout the island, with the exception of marine fuels. It phases out the use of the environmentally harmful petroleum-based Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (MTBE). Has created a guaranteed national market for ethanol of 70 million litres annually. Penalty includes de-licencing of petrol stations.
Last modified: Thu, 30 Jan 2014 07:30:06 CET