in this issue
Markets :: Alternative Fuels :: Biodiesel
Members of Parliament Oppose EU Plans to Increase Biofuel Use
11:21 AM MDT | July 14, 2008 | Chemical Week Editorial Staff
The European Parliament’s environment committee has voted to scale down the European Commission’s previously announced plans to make biofuels account for 10% of transport fuel consumed in the European Union (EU) by 2020 (CW, Feb. 7, 2007, p. 7). The committee proposes instead that “renewable resources” including biofuels account for 4% of transport fuel consumed in the EU by 2015 and says that a thorough review should take place before further increasing renewables’ share of transport fuel. Committee members cite recent studies...
This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.
Forgot your user ID or password?
Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?
Here's why you should be:
100% Satisfaction Guarantee