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Detail

Area
European Union
Commodity Group
Oilseeds, oils and meals
Commodity
First-generation biofuels
Date
01/10/2012
Policy Category
Renewable energy
Policy Instrument
Renewable energy policy
Description
Proposed to limit contribution of first-generation biofuels to the EU transport fuel consumption target at 5 percent by 2020, in an effort to minimize adverse effects on climate and global food production.