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How biofuels can help assure Europe’s climate leadership role


Europe has long positioned itself as a global leader in the fight against climate change. Now, with the U.S. government declaring its withdrawal from the historic Paris Agreement, the EU’s leadership …

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MEPs ask Commission to distinguish ‘good and bad’ crop-based biofuels


EURACTIV - The European Parliament’s Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) Committee endorsed on Thursday (29 June) its opinion on the European Strategy for Low Emission Mobility, calling …

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Biomass and biofuels in the EU: Emotion-based policymaking?


EURACTIV - The European Commission’s tinkering on biomass policy effectively promotes oil over economically viable and sustainable biofuels, writes Francis X. Johnson, senior research fellow at the St…

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Biofuels are an essential part of the energy transition - MEPs Hans-Olaf Henkel and Marijana Petir


Parliament Magazine - Hans-Olaf Henkel, Parliament's ECR group shadow rapporteur on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources, believes that, "we need an EU-wide renewable energy targe…