EBA Newsletter October 2011

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Articles include:

  • The Company Advisory Council (CAC)
  • Scientific trainee at EBA
  • New feed-in tariffs in Germany
  • Biogas development in the Czech Republic
  • EBRD invests in Croatia’s first biogas project
  • Romania and Ukraine suspended from Kyoto carbon trading
  • Energy crops
  • Public consultations
  • Publications

News from the EU

  • Project Committee Biomethane for use in transport and injection in natural gas pipelines CEN/TC 408
  • High-Level Conference on ‘The completion of the EU internal energy market: Getting to 2014’, Brussels
  • Sustainability measures at EU level for solid and gaseous biomass used in electricity, heating and cooling
  • The European Parliament calls on the EU to amend the RED to restrict the use of biomass for energy
  • Future Transport Fuels
  • Common letter of EBA and German Biogas Association (FvB) on the use of manure in biogas plants for green energy production
  • Energy use of biomass from agriculture is an important element of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) –
  • The Common Agricultural Policy is due to be reformed by 2013
  • Energy Taxation