Tag: Euractiv

European Commission says no palm oil ban currently in place

European Commission says no palm oil ban currently in place

January 11, 2018 |

In Belgium, Euractiv reports the European Commission believes it is not going against World Trade Organization rules with the recast of the Renewable Energy Directive that seeks to drastically cut the amount of crop-based biofuels used in the EU by 2030, and says the ban against the use of palm oil for biodiesel post-2020 isn’t […]

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European Commission could launch new anti-dumping investigation on Argentine biodiesel this month

European Commission could launch new anti-dumping investigation on Argentine biodiesel this month

November 9, 2017 |

In Belgium, EURACTIV says the investigation resulting from official complaint by the European biodiesel industry regarding the lowering of anti-dumping duties on Argentine biodiesel will likely be published in November in the Official Journal of the EU although it has 45 days to do so after receiving it. The complaint was lodged with the European […]

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Euractiv hosting workshop on benefits of biofuels for rural areas

Euractiv hosting workshop on benefits of biofuels for rural areas

May 8, 2017 |

In Belgium, Euractiv is hosting an event on biofuels in rural areas on Friday, supported by Pannonia Ethanol. Emigration, unemployment, lack of services: these are among the many challenges faced by European rural areas. Biofuels have the potential to bring vital investment and growth to isolated regions, as has been the case in several US states. Biorefineries […]

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