DOE waiting for study on B5 biodiesel blend

Energy authorities may put off raising the alternative fuel content of the biodiesel blend to 5 percent from the current 2 percent, Department of Energy OIC Zenaida Monsada told reporters. “On B5, we are still waiting for the results of the study, and then of course final recommendation and everything,” Monsada said, referring to the impact study being conducted by an institution within the University of the Philippines Los BaƱos (UPLB).»