TITLE

Europe sETS SIGHTS HIGH

AUTHOR(S)
Todd, Martin
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;8/20/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 7, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the European Union (EU) has set out its targets for the increase in the proporation of biofuels used for transport, mandating 5.75% of overall of consumption by 2010 and 10% by 2020. Germany has set itself an even tougher target than the EU, pledging to increase the consumption of biofuels in transport to 17% by 2020. France, Spain and Sweden are cited as EU member states that have fully embraced the biofuels agenda, with plans to build a number of biofuel units.
ACCESSION #
26519026

 

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