International Sugar Journal

India – Government to incentivise millers with 6% interest subsidy towards building new ethanol plants [Full subscriber]

To support the competitiveness of sugar mills through diversification, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is incentivising the building new ethanol plants with 6% interest subsidy, according to Deputy Chief Minister Laxman Savadi speaking to the local press.

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Kenya – Millers incentivised to cogenerate power with feed-in-tariff of US$10 cents/kWh [Full subscriber]

The government is incentivising millers to extend into cogenerating surplus power with a feed-in tariff of US10 cents (KES10) per kilowatt-hour. This is both to help diversify the industry and make it competitive, while helping the country meet power demands, according to local press reports.

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