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September 20, 2017
On September 7th, 2017, the European Commission received the green light from the Members States to lower anti-dumping duties on Argentine biodiesel from the current 22 – 25.7 percent to 4.5- 8.1....
January 6, 2016
Italy’s biodiesel capacity stands at approximately 2 Million Metric Tons (MMT). Italian biodiesel operators include two categories: biodiesel producers and oilseed crushers.
August 26, 2015
The Bulgarian Renewable Energy Act (REA) established a national target of 16% of renewable energy in total energy consumption and 10% in transportation fuel consumption by 2020...
August 13, 2015
The Portuguese biofuels sector faces new challenges since 2015 as biodiesel production quotas have been phased-out and sustainability requirements have been fully enforced.
August 11, 2015
In 2014 Poland’s total production amounted to 0.7 MMT of biodiesel and 0.14 MMT of bioethanol.
August 4, 2015
The Czech Republic implemented the EU legislation and has set targets for greenhouse gas (GHG) savings and for the share of biofuels and renewable electricity in transportation on total consumption.
July 22, 2015
On April 28, 2015, the European Parliament approved the reform of the Renewable Energy Directive (RED), which includes a 7 percent cap on food crop based biofuels for the transport sector.
July 16, 2015
This report provides an overview on the biofuel use mandates in the various EU-28 member states.
July 13, 2015
Italy’s biodiesel capacity reached approximately 2.5 MMT in 2014. Italian biodiesel operators include two categories: biodiesel producers and oilseed crushers.
July 6, 2015
As one of the world's leading producers and exporters of oil and gas, biofuels have an insignificant share in the overall energy production matrix of Russia, with an estimate of only 1.2 percent...
April 23, 2015
On March 18, 2015, the Dutch energy sector and NGOs agreed upon the sustainability criteria for biomass. On March 30, these requirements were laid down in official Dutch legislation.
April 3, 2015
Total EU-28 oilseeds production for marketing year (MY) 2015/16 is expected to decline by about 9 percent to 32 million metric tons (MMT).
March 18, 2015
Marketing year (MY) 2015 oilseeds production in Turkey is expected to be 2.1 million metric tons (MMT), down about eight percent compared to a year ago.
January 8, 2015
In December 2014, the Dutch energy sector and NGOs agreed upon the sustainability criteria for biomass but couldn’t agree on the time path for complying with these criteria.
November 8, 2013
Denmark is the world's top importer of wood pellets, with imports expected to increase 50 percent by 2020.
August 13, 2013
The EU's Renewable Energy Directive is spurring demand for biofuels, but a series of actions have been imposed to stymie trade of bioethanol and biodiesel.
April 5, 2013
The EU is highly dependent on imports of oilseeds and oilseeds products (protein meals and vegetable oils) to meet demand for food, feed and industrial uses, including biofuels production.
April 5, 2013
EU farmers are expecting a sizeable grain crop of 292 million metric tons in marketing year 2013/14.
July 10, 2018
On June 14, 2018, an agreement on the successor to the Renewable Energy Directive (RED) was reached for 2021-2030.
July 5, 2018
The development of the biofuels sector remains a low priority for the Russian government whose agricultural programs are largely focused on “import substitution” and export support programs.

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