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Act on sustainable biofuels and reduction of greenhouse gases (No. 2167 of 2021).

Country
Type of law
Legislation
Date of original text
Source

Abstract
This Act aims to promote the use of sustainable biofuels for land transport and to reduce life cycle emissions of greenhouse gases from these transportation in order to adhere to Denmark's international climate obligations. Commercial companies have the obligation to ensure that biofuels emissions of their annual fuel sales for land transport energy shall be of min. 5.75%. Every year, these companies must notify fuel emission density and energy utilized for transportation vehicles with the goal of reducing emissions by min. 6% by 31 December 2020. The Act adheres to EU regulations.
Date of consolidation/reprint
Notes
This Act is not applicable to Greenland nor the Faroe Islands.Consolidated version of the Biofuels Act No. 468 of 2009.
Repealed
No
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Original title
Bekendtg relse af lov om b redygtige biobr ndstoffer og om reduktion af drivhusgasser fra transport 1).