Worldgrowth.org - The European Parliament is set to vote on a proposal that adds additional burdens for renewable fuels being exported to Europe under the Renewable Energy Directive (RED). The proposed new requirement to report or calculate additional carbon emissions is a vain attempt to regulate land use outside Europe. Even modelling produced for the European Commission itself demonstrated that the proposed policy would have no significant impact.
A recent report by World Growth shows how the burdensome ILUC reporting requirements will simply add new obsta
cles to imports from non-European biofuel producers. Continue reading