Used Cooking Oil biodiesel: best in class to decarbonise road transport [Promoted content]

By |oktober 29th, 2019|animal fats, biodiesel, ewaba, Farm Europe, News, Renewable Energy Directive, used cooking oil|

The Used Cooking Oil biodiesel (UCO) is best in class to decarbonise road transport and therefore, it attracts “bullying", writes EU waste biodiesel producers (EWABA).

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The Netherlands mulls end to used cooking oil double-counting

By |september 12th, 2019|biodiesel, News, palm oil, Renewable Energy Directive, used cooking oil|

An analysis of the “weak” points of the revised Renewable Energy Directive (RED II), combined with the results of an ongoing criminal investigation, will determine whether it is possible to end double-counting of used cooking oil (UCO) in energy used in transport, a Dutch spokesperson told EURACTIV.com.

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EU slaps anti-subsidy duties on Indonesian biodiesel

By |avgust 14th, 2019|agriculture subsidies, biodiesel, Indonesia, News|

The European Commission on Tuesday (13 August) imposed countervailing duties of 8% to 18% on imports of subsidised biodiesel from Indonesia, saying the move aimed to restore a level playing field for European Union producers.

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Time is running out for biofuels sustainability criteria

By |januar 18th, 2019|advanced biofuels, biodiesel, bioethanol, conventional ethanol, News, palm oil, Renewable Energy Directive, soybeans|

The European Commission’s Directorate-General (DG) of Energy will only give two days to other DGs to express their opinion about its much-awaited proposal on the sustainability criteria of biofuels, which will determine the future of palm oil in Europe.

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Palm oil ban on the ropes as Commission weighs options

By |november 19th, 2018|advanced biofuels, biodiesel, biofuel phase-out, conventional biofuels, conventional ethanol, News, palm oil|

Under the EU’s new renewable energy rules, the European Commission has to define criteria that are meant to curb the use of the most climate-damaging biofuels. A new study warns that if handled incorrectly, the use of fuels like palm oil will increase instead of being phased out.

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Electricity and biofuels needed in tandem to meet climate goals, UN report says

By |november 8th, 2018|advanced biofuels, biodiesel, bioethanol, conventional ethanol, electric cars, News|

First generation biofuels such as palm oil diesel gave bioenergy a bad name, but recent scientific reports have confirmed that policymakers must take into account all the available options in the transport sector to win the climate change battle.

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EU says cheap Argentine biodiesel ‘subsidised’ but won’t impost tariffs for now

By |september 28th, 2018|Argentina, biodiesel, News|

The European Commission has decided not to impose provisional import tariffs on a flood of low-priced Argentine biodiesel until it gathers more information, although it considers the fuel to be subsidised and a potential threat to local producers.

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European market ‘open to palm oil’, EU ambassador in Malaysia says

By |julij 20th, 2018|advanced biofuels, biodiesel, conventional ethanol, ethanol, Indonesia, Malaysia, News, palm oil|

The EU is open to palm oil and there is no ban on the commodity, the head of the European Union Delegation to Malaysia, ambassador Maria Castillo Fernandez, said on 16 July in an apparent attempt to appease Asian producers.

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Could EU-Indonesia free trade deal end palm oil conundrum?

By |julij 10th, 2018|agroforestry, biodiesel, biofuel phase-out, deforestation, forests, Indonesia, News, palm oil, sustainable forestry|

As a new round of free trade negotiations between the European Union and Indonesia begins in Brussels, Perrine Fournier argues that improving forest governance should be central to any agreement.

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EU farmers boss: DG Agri ‘not properly consulted’ in biofuels talks

By |junij 12th, 2018|biodiesel, bioethanol, conventional ethanol, Copa-Cogeca, ethanol, News, palm oil, Pekka Pesonen, Renewable Energy Directive|

EU farmers are “quite worried” about the fact that the European Commission’s DG Agri is often disregarded when it comes to policy decisions that have a direct impact on the farming community, such as the biofuels debate.    

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