The European Commission public consultation on the new Renewable Energy Directive for the period after 2020 will end on Wednesday (10th February). Read this joint position from the main EU Renewable Energy organisations on how this future regulatory framework can help the EU to regain global leadership in renewable energy.
In preparing its climate and energy goals towards 2030 and further, the EU Commission has commissioned many studies. One such report was published a few days ago. Entitled “Carbon Impacts of Biomass consumed in EU” this document was the outcome of extensive studies focused on this complex issue. The report was prepared by a consulting consortium of the UK’s Forest … Read More
What: EUROPEAN BIOENERGY FUTURE, 2016 AEBIOM CONFERENCE, “Where Market & Policy Meet” When: 16th (Wed) & 17th (Thu) of November 2016 Where: Central Brussels (venue to be confirmed) The AEBIOM team is pleased to announce the date for its 7th annual conference: European Bioenergy Future, 2016 AEBIOM Conference, to be held in central Brussels on the 16th and 17th of November. … Read More
In occasion of AEBIOM’s latest General Assembly, held this 7th of December 2015, the Steering Committee confirmed Gustav Melin (SVEBIO, Sweden) as AEBIOM President for one further term and elected Didzis Palejs (LATbio, Latvia) as its new Vice-President. Learn more on the press release.
18 November 2015 – The European renewable energy industry welcomes the first State of the Energy Union which reiterates the Commission’s commitment to a decarbonised energy system and sets milestones for the future governance of the Energy Union. Renewable energy (for electricity, heating & cooling and transport) is a transversal element of the Energy Union. In particular, the role of renewables … Read More
October 20, 2015 – On the eve of COP21 negotiations, discussions on concrete options to mitigate climate change are a priority. In this regard, the European Biomass Association (AEBIOM) publicly releases its annual Statistical Report on October 20 th , with MEPs Miapetra Kumpula ‐ Natri (S&D, FI) and Benedek Jávor (Greens/EFA, HU) hosting. Statistics confirm that, beyond myth, bioenergy … Read More
14/09: The European renewables industry welcomes the European Commission’s February 2015 Energy Union package. The letter lays out essential building blocks for a governance system to deliver the 2030 renewable energy target cost-effectively. Download HERE .