Factsheet: National biomass action plan for Germany

National biomass action plan for Germany

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
National biomass action plan for Germany
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Nationaler Biomasseaktionsplan für Deutschland
Description: 
The National Biomass Action Plan extends the targeted use of bioenergy to the heat and fuel market and formulates preconditions for the further development of bioenergy (sustainability, cascading use).
Goal/Aim: 
Show potentials of biomass use in Germany, describe strategies of the government to increase biomass use.
Connection with National Policy: 
National Policy Strategy on Bioeconomy
Responsible Authority: 
Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL)

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2009