Composting Plants Tap Biomass Markets

Hirtenfellner, Joachim
December 2007
BioCycle;Dec2007, Vol. 48 Issue 12, p53
Trade Publication
The article reports on the proposed plan made by the European Commission (EC) regarding the Roadmap for Renewable Energy policies in Germany. The plan includes the target of 20% overall binding renewable energy and the 10% binding minimum of transport biofuels for the European Union (EU) by 2020. The author emphasizes that massive effort on power generation, heat generation and cooling and biofuels are much needed to attain the objective of the plan. Moreover, the Directive on Electricity Production from Renewable Energy Sources is the strategic move which directed for the benefits of each Member State in terms of the share of renewable energy in total power generation.


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