3 months Sen. Gatchalian vows to look into bioethanol feedstock and pricing woes MB
By Hannah Torregoza  Senator Sherwin Gatchalian on Sunday vowed to convene the Joint Congressional Oversight Committee (JCOC) on Biofuels to inquire into the reported problems hounding the industry when the 18th Congress opens in July 22. Sen. Sherwin T. Gatchalian(SENATE OF THE PHILIPPINES / MANILA BULLETIN) Gatchalian said he will dig deeper into the reported feedstock and pricing problems that continue to plague the biofuels industry, saying complaints of ethanol producers having a tough time sustaining the supply amid the skyrocketing prices of molasses have reached his office. The Senate energy committee chair said these bioethanol producers claim that the ... more