MORE SUPPORT NEEDED FOR ADVANCED BIOFUELS, EXPERTS SAY

EUROPEAN Union (EU) ministers finally committed, on December 18, (2017), to a target of reaching at least 27% renewable energy out of overall energy consumption by 2030. While lower than the 45% or 30% demanded by green groups and the European Commission respectively, the biofuels industry has declared that its output should be instrumental in meeting this goal. The vote at the EU Council of Ministers, which will pave the way for spring negotiations with the European Parliament and the European Commission, on a final text, certainly provides that biofuels will ...


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