Tuesday 21 September 2021

Recope plans to sell super gasoline with 8% ethanol starting in June

Recope will resume initiative 10 months after it was postponed by the Government due to user doubts and lack of information

Paying the bills

Latest

Costa Rica worsens its international image as a place to do business

QCOSTARICA - Our country, Costa Rica, worsens in how...

U.S. to relax travel restrictions for vaccinated foreign air travelers in November

(Reuters) - The United States will reopen in November...

Today’s Vehicle Restriction September 21: Plates ending in “3 & 4” CANNOT circulate

QCOSTARICA - For today, Tuesday, September 21, vehicles with...

1,308 complaints about parties and agglomerations this weekend

QCOSTARICA - Police actions to enforce health regulations do...

ELON MUSK LAYS OUT WHEN TESLA WILL START RECEIVING BITCOIN

Following the series of accusations and backlash levelled against...
Paying the bills

Share

After nine failed attempts, the Refinadora Costarricense de Petróleo (Recope) – the State gasoline distributor – will resume this year the idea of ​​distributing super grade gasoline mixed with ethanol.

Recope will resume initiative 10 months after it was postponed by the Government due to user doubts and lack of information

The target is June.

- Advertisement -

This is revealed by Recope’s forecasts in its 2020 spending plan, estimating that super gasoline will 8% ethanol volume.

Ethanol is added to gasoline, in different percentages, to replace part of the conventional hydrocarbon and thus reduce the consumption of fossil fuel, supposedly reducing the emission of greenhouse gases that contribute to global warming.

Recope is also budgeting ¢5 billion colones to meet possible claims that consumers may present to the Autoridad Reguladora de los Servicios Públicos (Aresep) – regulating authority.

In the budget, Recope plans to build three tanks of 10,000 barrels each for ethanol storage and two additional reservoirs with capacity for 40,000 barrels each for gasoline, at a cost of ¢3.7 billion colones.

 

- Advertisement -
Paying the bills
Ricohttp://www.theqmedia.com
"Rico" is the crazy mind behind the Q media websites, a series of online magazines where everything is Q! In these times of new normal, stay at home. Stay safe. Stay healthy.

Related Articles

Another blow to the consumer: fuels more expensive this Thursday, July 29

QCOSTARICA - From the early hours of this Thursday, the increase...

Costa Ricans among Latin Americans who can buy more fuel with their salary

QCOSTARICA - Costa Ricans are sixth in Latin America who can...

Subscribe to our stories

To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.

Log In

Forgot password?

Forgot password?

Enter your account data and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Your password reset link appears to be invalid or expired.

Log in

Privacy Policy

Add to Collection

No Collections

Here you'll find all collections you've created before.