Alternative Energy Development Plan (2012-2021) Thailand 2011
|Name of policy||Alternative Energy Development Plan (2012-2021)|
|Subnational region or state||—|
|City or local||—|
|Type of policy instrument|
|Policy description|| Economy-wide target
"DEDE has prepared the 10-year Alternative Energy Development Plan (2012-2021), aiming to promote alternative energy usage to 25% of energy consumption and reduce dependency on energy import."
Sector-specific target "3. Alternative energy in transportation sector (fuel substitution) "3.1 Ethanol (Gasoline substitution) To increase average output of cassava and sugar cane by no less than 5 and 15 tons/rai/year by 2021 and to promote commercial use of other alternative crops such as sweet sorghum. "3.2 Bio diesel (Diesel substitution) To promote total palm planting area to reach 5.5 million rai, with 5.3 million rai of productive area that yield no less than 3.05 million ton/year of crude palm oil by 2021. It plans to run a pilot project for B10 or B20 in truck fleet or fishing boats while imposing 7% of biodiesel addition to diesel (B7)."
|Date of decision||2011|
|Start date of implementation||—|
|End date of implementation||2015|
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|Source or references||http://weben.dede.go.th/webmax/content/10-year-alternative-energy-development-plan|
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|Comments (background and assessment)||—|