Bonn, 15.10.2015

International conference “Fuels of the Future 2016” – Programme is now online!

The programme of the 13th International Conference “Fuels of the Future” is now available for you at The specialist conference will be held from 18 - 19 January 2016 at CityCube Berlin, the new multifun­ctional congress hall directly on Berlin’s trade fair grounds. On behalf of the co-organizers, the Union for the Promotion of Oil and Protein Plants (UFOP), the......

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Bonn, 08.10.2015

REDcert² - Certification system for sustainable biomass in the food industry

The REDcert² certification scheme was presented to the industry for the first time at an industry forum in Berlin on 28 September 2015 and has been available since 1 October 2015 at². REDcert² is a certification scheme for sustainable biomass in the food industry. It offers system participants already certified under REDcert-EU and prospective system participants from the......

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Berlin, 21.09.2015

Biomethane as a fuel being held back

When on Thursday, 17 September, the International Motor Show (IAA) for passenger cars opens its gates in Frankfurt am Main, the topic of mobility will shift increasingly into the focus of the media. From a climate policy standpoint, however, the issue has been overlooked for decades. “The transport sector is the only sector, which has been unable to reduce its green­house gas emissions since......

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Berlin, 04.09.2015

German government report on biofuels development shows: Potential is not sufficiently used

According to the recent report released by the German government on the biofuels development, the share of biodiesel and bioethanol on the German fuel market ranged at 5.2% in 2014. Even though the production capacities are not being fully exploited, their share has therefore stayed at the same level as in the previous year. “Significantly more GHG emissions could be saved on the basis of biofuels......

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Bonn, 27.08.2015

Save the Date!

On 18-19 January 2016, the biofuels industry from Germany and around the world will come together for the 13th edition of the “Fuels of the Future” conference, which will be held at the new multifunctional exhibition and conference arena CityCube on Berlin’s trade fair grounds. In 2016, the conference again jointly organised by the German BioEnergy Association (BBE), the Union for the Promotion of......

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