Factsheet: Bioethanol blending ordinance

Bioethanol blending ordinance

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Bioethanol Blending Ordinance
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Bioethanolgemischverordnung - Verordnung des Bundesministers für Finanzen über die Begünstigung von Gemischen von Bioethanol und Benzin
Description: 
This order regulates the tax exemption for high blends of bioethanol (65-75% in winter; 75-85% in summer).
Goal/Aim: 
stimulate biofuels in transport (E85)
Responsible Authority: 
Federal Ministry of Finance / Bundesministerium für Finanzen

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2005
Year Last Instrument & Measure was last Amended: 
2007