EU Legislation


The development of biofuels is supported by European legislations, which are transposed into national legislations.  This section provides a brief overview of the main EU Regulations.

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Implementation of the biofuels sustainability criteria - European Commission guidelines June 2010
EU Legislation small2 The Directive 2009/28/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 April 2009 on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources and amending and subsequently repealing Directives 2001/77/EC and 2003/30/EC
EU Legislation small2 Directive 2009/30/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 April 2009 amending Directive 98/70/EC as regards the specification of petrol, diesel and gas-oil
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Council Directive 2003/96/EC of 27 October 2003 restructuring the Community framework for the taxation of energy products and electricity
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