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Regulation on the revision of the Biomass Electricity Sustainability Ordinance.

Type of law

This Regulation provides for implementation of the EU regulations and national Renewable Energy Act regarding generating biofuels and biomass fuel used in plants. The Regulation provides for remuneration, agricultural biomass, forest biomass, greenhouse savings and generating electricity. The Regulations provides for the obligation of transmission of the evidence on fulfilment of the requirements by the acting sectors to the competent authority. The Regulations provides for issuance of certificate, its recognition, validity and information to be included in its content. The Regulation determines competent authorities for monitoring and obtaining information and data transmission. The Regulation consists of 7 Parts and 55 Articles as follow: General provision (1); Sustainability requirements (2); Proof (3); Central register (4); Data processing, reporting obligations, official procedure (5); Administrative offences (6); Transitional and final provision (7).
Long title of text
Regulation on the revision of the Biomass Electricity Sustainability Ordinance and the biofuel sustainability regulation and to amend the Special Fee Ordinance BMEL.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
This Regulation comes into force on 7 December 2021.
Publication reference
Bundesgesetzblatt year 2021, Part I, No.82 , issued in Bonn 7 December 2021.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Verordnung zur Neufassung der Biomassestrom-Nachhaltigkeitsverordnung und der Biokraftstoff-Nachhaltigkeitsverordnung und zur nderung der Besonderen Geb hrenverordnung BMEL.