Hürth, 20.09.2017

Conference on CO2 as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemicals and Polymers: Save the Date - März 2018

nova-Institute will present the 6th Conference on Carbon Dioxide as Feedstock for Fuels, Chemistry and Polymers in March 2018. The conference is known to focus on the most exciting and relevant topics in the area of CO2 utilization. This time, the main topics will be CO2 for feed and proteins, CO2 for platform chemicals and specialties as well as CO2 for aviation and for transportation fuels.......

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Bonn, 10.08.2017

Save the Date! - Already a lot of registred companies and institutions for "Fuels of the Future 2018"

The international conference will again address a diversity of topics in 2018 with an expanded conference program including also electric mobility. Specific topics and challenges will be discussed in parallel forums following the plenary lectures and panels: Renewable Energy Directive (RED)Renewable mobility in Europe: Prospects and framework conditionsBiodiesel – Drive and engine technological......

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Bonn, 02.05.2017

Call for papers and exhibition offer available!

The 15th International Conference on Renewable Mobility “Fuels of the Future 2018” will be held on 22-23 January 2018, again in Berlin. The conference is organised by the German Bioenergy Association (BBE), the Union for the Promotion of Oil and Protein Plants (UFOP), the German  Bioethanol Industry Association (BDBe), the German Biofuel Industry Association (VDB) and the  German Biogas......

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Berlin, 20.03.2017

Position of the German biofuel value chain on the European Commission's proposal for a recast of the Renewable Energy Directive (RED II)

Basic principle: For sustainable biofuels from agricultureToday, biofuels contribute 5 per cent of the energy consumed in the transport sector (2015: 31.6 billion Kilowatt hours). This prevents 6.7 million tonnes of CO2 emissions annually. To-day, biofuels are the most important renewable energy source in transport; the contribution of renewable electricity is around one ninth of the contribution......

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Berlin, 23.01.2017

International conference on renewable mobility: Energy turnaround in transport in the discussion - Directive proposal of the European Commission is insufficient

At the international conference on renewable mobility, the German biofuel industry criticizes the proposal of the European Commission for a new Renewable Energy Directive and calls for adjustments. From the perspective of the biofuel industry, the transport sector will have to do much more for climate protection than provided in the Commission proposal. According to the industry, the 27 %......

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