The Role Of Biofuels From Plantation Plants In National Energy Security

ESTATE CROPS INFO – Food security, energy security and water security are the triad of world economic resilience. In Indonesia, apart from food security, energy security is also one of the pillars of national economic resilience. The biggest challenge in biofuel production is that I compete with petroleum, which tends to be low in price. See in […]

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The Economy Of Bioethanol As A Mixing Fuel Oil

ESTATE CROPS INFO – Based on the Market Index Price (HIP), at this time the competitiveness of bioethanol is lower than that of gasoline of equal quality (the price of gasoline is cheaper). In addition, during the Covid-19 pandemic the demand for bioethanol for sanitizers increased, so that the price of bioethanol was pushed to increase. (Anjas) What […]

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The Potential Of Sunan Candlenut Plants As Reclamation Plants

ICECRD NEWS – Sunan candlenut ( Reutalis trisperma L.) is a member of the rubber-rubber (Eoforbia) family. Easily adaptable in several environments such as peat soil, sandy soil, clay soil, and ex-mining soil. This plant also grows well in soils with a low pH of <5 and is widely developed in the lowlands to highlands such as Sumedang, Garut and […]

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Potential of Superior Variety Kemiri Sunan ss Resources for Biodiesel Material

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Biodiesel needs to be developed seriously as an alternative energy due to decrease in fossil fuel resource. Biodiesel had been planned by OPEC to be one of energy supply resource. Kemiri sunan (Reutealis trisperma (Blanco) Airy Shaw) is one of potential crops for the biodiesel purpose. Besides containing high oil, it […]

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