Tag: RenovaBio

RenovaBio bill presented to Congress at last

RenovaBio bill presented to Congress at last

November 14, 2017 |

In Brazil, the president of the Parliamentary Biofuel Front in the national Congress presented the bill to create the long-awaited RenovaBio program though it’s not yet clear if it will be subjected to an emergency process pushing it through faster than usual. He said that without this policy to ensure increased investment in biofuels, the […]

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RenovaBio stuck on Brazilian president’s desk indefinitately

RenovaBio stuck on Brazilian president’s desk indefinitately

October 25, 2017 |

In Brazil, the long-awaited RenovaBio program meant to be a shot in the arm for the country’s biofuel industry as a major key to achieving environmental goals set during COP21 has been stalled on the president’s desk, three months after the date originally expected. Reuters reports that no date has been set for the bill […]

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Brazil to bypass Congress in order to get RenovaBio online fast

Brazil to bypass Congress in order to get RenovaBio online fast

July 6, 2017 |

In Brazil, the government plans to fast track the implementation of RenovaBio through a presidential decree rather than spend the years that it could take to get the new policy through Congress. The program is not unlike the RIN portion of the Renewable Fuel Standard in the US, where biofuel producers will issue certified emissions […]

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