Signing Ceremony of the Phase 2 of Joint-Cooperation on Development of Biodiesel Production and Utilization from Palm Oil
On Wednesday 19, December 2018 there was are signing ceremony to continue technical cooperation on development of biodiesel production and Utilization from Palm Oil between Lao Agrotech Public Company and Ministry of Energy and Mines at Crowne Plaza Vientiane. The signing person on behalf of the Ministry of Energy and Mines was Mr. Chanto Miratanapheng Director General of the Institue of Renewable Energy Promotion and Mr. Oudom Keothavong Director of Lao Agrotech Public Company. The Signing ceremony was for continued to cooperate in the technical aspects of promoting development, Processing, Service and use of Biodiesel from raw material available in country. Production of biodiesel to achieve oil import substitution is one of the Lao government’s major policies. Today the company is the sole producer of biodiesel from palm oil on Laos, and it has successful convinced the public to grow more palm trees to create an adequate supply of material for biodiesel production.