An in-depth look at China's ambitious biofuels program

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According to an USDA attache report released yesterday, China is setting itself more and more ambitious biofuels targets in order to reduce its dependence on imported oil. Currently the awakening giant produces around 920,000 tonnes of ethanol per year, making it the world’s third largest producer. China plans to boost this amount to nearly 4 million tonnes by 2010, the report says.

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