Pilot production of small scale biodiesel in remote areas of the Amazon rainforest



This project tube core business is conducting a pilot biodiesel production in the grounds of the Farmers Association of New Tiwinsa in Ucayali. The project hopes to prove the technologies developed by Practical Action and the Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (UNALM) for biodiesel production in isolated communities, develop a management system suitable for riders of biofuels and economic feasibility study, technology social and utilization of this biofuel in isolated areas.

Main Donor

Directorate General for International Cooperation (DGIS) of the Netherlands

Implementing Actor

Practical Action (NGOs)