Commission re-opens controversial advanced biofuel list in transport

By |maj 25th, 2020|advanced biofuels, biodiesel, bioethanol, News, Renewable Energy Directive|

The European Commission has launched a stakeholder consultation to expand the list of the so-called advanced or second-generation biofuels of the Renewable Energy Directive (RED II), EURACTIV.com has learnt.

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Romania allows derogations in fossil fuel blending

By |april 21st, 2020|biodiesel, bioethanol, conventional ethanol, ethanol, News, oil, Renewable Energy Directive|

The Romanian government adopted on 9 April an emergency ordinance that changes the regulations on fuel sales and allows the sale of gasoline and diesel without the mandatory quotas including biofuels, EURACTIV.ro reported.

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Dropping biofuel mandate would be a toxic blow for the industry

By |april 6th, 2020|bioethanol, conventional ethanol, News, Renewable Energy Directive, renewable fuels|

Last week a large group of EU-based biofuel producers and associations raised a red flag that some Member States are considering or are already dropping the mandates on renewable energy in transport in view of the COVID-19 crisis.

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EU biofuel industry warns Commission about ‘derogations’ in fossil fuel blending

By |april 1st, 2020|biodiesel, bioethanol, News, petrol, Renewable Energy Directive|

A number of member states in Central and Eastern Europe are considering “derogations” in fossil fuel blending as part of the extraordinary measures to tackle the economic implications of the coronavirus, the EU biofuels industry has warned.

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Stakeholders call for ‘reality check’ on EU road transport and energy policy

By |marec 30th, 2020|bioethanol, conventional ethanol, eurelectric, News, Renewable Energy Directive|

Europe’s ambitious plans for road transport decarbonisation need a “reality check” in order to result in a pragmatic decrease of emissions and oil products, energy stakeholders told EURACTIV.com.

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How biofuels enter the race against the coronavirus pandemic

By |marec 25th, 2020|bioethanol, conventional ethanol, News|

For 2020, hand sanitisers and disinfectants are what new iPhones and electric vehicles were for 2019. So, who are the Apples and Teslas of ethyl alcohol, asks Zoltán Szabó and explains how a climate solution is being turned into health assistance.

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Don’t forget those 2020 targets

By |marec 3rd, 2020|bioethanol, conventional ethanol, European Green Deal, News, Renewable Energy Directive|

The EU Green Deal discussion is focused on 2030 and 2050, but it overlooks some important deadlines that are looming large, writes Emmanuel Desplechin.

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Ethanol could be a ‘bridge’ toward transport electrification, US farmers say

By |december 3rd, 2019|bioethanol, conventional ethanol, ethanol, News|

Until electrification of transport is fully in place, ethanol could be used as a “bridge” to make fuels cleaner, US farmers told EURACTIV.com at the COP25 in Madrid.  

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Biofuel expert: In Europe, facts don’t win over theories

By |junij 18th, 2019|bioethanol, conventional ethanol, crude oil, ethanol, News, palm oil, Renewable Energy Directive|

Europe’s demonstrated preference for ideology over science explains why Europe is both the most vocal climate proponent on the world stage and also the most wasteful and ineffective one, Eric Sievers, director of investments at Ethanol Europe, told EURACTIV.com in an interview.

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With new regulation complete, what’s next for EU biofuels?

By |maj 31st, 2019|advanced biofuels, bioethanol, Biofuels, ethanol, ILUC, News, Renewable Energy, Renewable Energy Directive, renewable transport|

After years of political wrangling over how to account for indirect land use change from biofuels in EU legislation, businesses now have the regulatory stability they’ve long been craving.

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