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India's Modi exploits oil price collapse to end diesel subsidies

India’s government said it will stop fixing the price of diesel, in a move that will cut the bill for fuel subsidies and send a strong signal of its commitment to liberalize the economy and attract investment. 470 more words


No likely end to fuel hikes as govt moves to fill weak coffers

KUCHING: Rumours are rife that the deficit for 2014 will be higher than the targeted 3.5% and that more fuel hikes are likely as the government steps up efforts to reduce its deficit for 2014. 312 more words


What’s the goal and point of national biofuel regulation?

While preparing a lecture for the 4th Berkeley Summer School in Environmental and Energy Economics, I returned to contemplating the regulation of biofuels as part of a federal strategy to combat climate change and increase energy security. 1,199 more words