General Information on Biofuels in Europe

This section of the EBTP website is designed to provide stakeholders, administrators, the media and interested members of the general public with summary information on a number of topic related to advanced biofuels value chains in Europe - from feedstocks and sustainability to conversion, end-use, market development and policy.

Information is provided on a topic by topic basis and can be accessed through the following subsections:

R&D&D Funding

   NER300

   FP7

   ERA-NET+ BESTF

   Horizon 2020

Biomass Resources

   Energy Crops (non food)

   Forest

   Waste Streams

   Agricultural Residues

   Algae

Fuel Production

   First generation

      Biodiesel (including FAME and HVO)

      Bioethanol

      ETBE

      SVO

      Biogas

   Second generation

      BtL

      Cellulosic Ethanol

      BioDME

      Methanol

      BioSNG

      Bio-crude / Bio-oil

      Bioelectricty / CHP

      Algal biofuels

      Hydrocarbons via chemical catalysis of sugars

      Biotechnology

      Biohydrogen

      Butanol

Use of biofuels

   Road transport

   Marine / shipping

   Air

   Rail

Biofuels regulation

  Legislation

  Standards

  Certification

Biofuels markets

Sustainability

  Bio-CCS 

  Certification

  Environmental impact

  Land availability

  Food vs fuel

  ILUC