Refinery Upgradation Environmental Sustainability and Cost Sharing
Publication dateJan, 2002
DetailsReport submitted to the EPU.
AuthorsRamprasad Sengupta and Subrata Mandal
The report covers the following aspects: - investment and cost implication for upgrading of selected refineries in India for producing automotive fuels conforming to euro norms; - evaluation of health benefits for upgradation of automotive fuels; - implications of differentials in environmental standards for products across locations; - impact of upgradation on competitiveness of refineries with different vintages of technology and capacity; - pricing option for differential environment quality in the light of international experience; and - cost sharing for quality upgradation among stakeholders.