Archive for August, 2011

Production of Ethanol

August 29, 2011 Leave a comment

The production of ethanol in the country is insufficient to meet the requirement of different sectors.  In India, almost the entire Ethanol is produced from sugarcane molasses.  Hence, ethanol production in India is heavily dependent on production of sugar and sugarcane, which fluctuates due to their cyclic nature.  Read more…

Categories: Alcoholic Beverages, Sugar

Per Capita Power Consumption in India

August 16, 2011 Leave a comment

While the government has managed to record a sharp rise in electricity generation capacity of 40,131 MW during the twelfth plan period (2007-12)– highest in any plan period, India still ranks low in per capita consumption. Read more…

Categories: Data - Power, Power

Indian Industry News: SIAM’s New Car Classification

August 1, 2011 Leave a comment

Maruti Suzuki, has posted the new classification of cars by SIAM and its models as per the new classification.

The new classification divides the cars across 8 sections instead of 6 that are currently in use. Companies are expected to release their sales numbers in the new format from August 2011 onwards. Read more…