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Renewable energy

Public consultation

Accounting methods and conditions for the 10% renewable energy in transport target – and on the need for additional types of biofuels being listed in Annex III of the Renewable Energy Directive

Consultation period

From  14/04/2011  to  14/06/2011

Policy field(s)

Renewable Energy

Target group(s)

Public authorities, Member States authorities, private organisations, industry associations, SMEs, citizens, consumer organisations, trade unions, NGOs, environmental organisations, Consultancies.

Objective of the consultation

This consultation concerns the method of accounting for renewable electricity, hydrogen and biomethane towards the Renewable Energy Directive's (Directive 2009/28/EC) 10% target for renewable energy in transport by 2020. It further concerns the potential update of Annex III to the Directive containing a list of energy contents of biofuels.

Information for organisations

You are invited to comment on the questions raised in the Consultation document pdf - 34 KB [34 KB] by attaching your contribution to the email address corresponding to your type of organisation

Received contributions will be published on the Internet. It is important to read the specific privacy statement attached to this consultation for information on how your personal data and contribution will be dealt with. Non-registered organisation responses will be published separately.

Contact details

Responsible service : ENER.DDG1.C.1


Postal address :

European Commission
DG Energy - ENER.DDG1.C.1
'Regulatory policy & Promotion of renewable energy'
Rue De Mot 24-26
B-1049 Bruxelles

Number of responses received to this consultation