REDiiSC - RED II sustainability criteria

The general objectives of this contract with EU DG ENER is contribute to the swift, consistent, and cost-effective implementation by the EU Member States of the new REDII sustainability criteria applying to forest biomass (following a risk-based approach) and to agriculture biomass. This work will also assist economic operators in the sourcing of sustainable biomass for energy generation, and auditors and verifiers in their assessment on whether economic operators have effectively complied with the new EU bioenergy sustainability criteria.

Specific objectives

News

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07.08.2019

Göran Persson collaborates with EFI on sustainable finance initiative

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Events

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Bordeaux, France, 14.11.2019 - 15.11.2019

PerForm: Bioeconomy and European Forests

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SMARTA Wood Demonstrator

The demand for wood has been growing in recent years. Wood can serve as a CO2 sink when used as material and as a low carbon heat source when burnt. Research indicates that using wood-based materials would result in lower energy use and Green House Gas emissions compared to other construction materials such as concrete. However, there are barriers for the promotion of wood constructions.

Events

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Brummana, Lebanon, 02.04.2019 - 02.04.2019

Mediterranean Forest Week: Social Innovation in Forests

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