Factsheet: Biofuel sustainability regulation

Biofuel sustainability regulation

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Biofuel Sustainability Regulation
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Biokraftstoff-Nachhaltigkeitsverordnung - Verordnung über Anforderungen an eine nachhaltige Herstellung von Biokraftstoffen
Description: 
The Biofuel-Sustainability Regulation aims to stimulate the fulfilment of the Immission Control Act, setting out a minimum share of biofuels in the transport sector. The Regulation stipulates the sustainability requirements for biofuels, according to the Renewable Energy Directive.
Goal/Aim: 
safeguard sustainability of biofuels

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Zoll (Biokraftstoffquotenbehörde - Biofuel Quota Authority)

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2009
Year Last Instrument & Measure was last Amended: 
2015