Consumers facing higher fuel costs as new measures delayed
Change in rules around biofuels will come into effect before a cut to excise
New measures to offset further petrol and diesel price increases as a result of government biofuel mandates won’t come into effect for months, leaving consumers paying even higher costs at a time of fuel price inflation, the Business Post has learned.
The government’s biofuel obligations scheme mandates the blending of renewable biofuels into diesel and petrol to a total volume of 11 per cent. This will rise to 13 per cent from the beginning of ...