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Ethanol price hiked by up to Rs 1.84

  • In a major boost to the sugar industry, which produces ethanol as a by-product, the cabinet committee on  economic affairs (CCEA) approved higher price for the  product derived from different raw materials under the  Ethanol Blended Petrol (EBP) programme.  
  • The CCEA increased the prices of ethanol from ‘C’  heavy molasses and ‘B’ heavy molasses by 29 paise per litre and Rs 1.84 per litre respectively.