Factsheet: Law on the mandatory nominal blending of sustainable biofuels

Law on the mandatory nominal blending of sustainable biofuels

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Law of 17 July 2013 on the mandatory nominal blending of sustainable biofuels
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Wet van 17 juli 2013 houdende de minimale nominale volumes duurzame biobrandstoffen die de volumes fossiele motorbrandstoffen, die jaarlijks tot verbruik worden uitgeslagen, moeten bevatten. Loi du 17 Juillet 2013 relative aux volumes nominaux minimaux de biocarburants durables qui doivent être incorporés dans les volumes de carburants fossiles mis annuellement à la consommation
Description: 
Specifies that any registered oil company marketing petrol products and/or diesel products for general use is also obliged to market, during the same calendar year, 6% of sustainable biofuels.
Goal/Aim: 
Increase the share of biofuels in transport.

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Federal Public Service Economy, SMEs, Self-Employed and Energy

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2009
Year Last Instrument & Measure was last Amended: 
2013