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European Court of Auditors flags biofuel ‘sustainability concerns’

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The revised directive requires EU member states to oblige fuel suppliers to ensure the share of renewable energy in all transport sectors is at least 14% by 2030 (Photo: Schwoaze/Pixabay)

The EU biofuel sector ‘lacks long-term perspective’, says a report by the European Court of Auditors

The revised EU Renewable Energy Directive, agreed in 2023, increases the target for the share of advanced biofuels used in transport from 3.5 per cent to 5.5 per cent by 2030. Yet, ...

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