Directive (EU) 2018/2001 on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources and Supplementing Regulation 2019/807
Supplementing Regulation 2019/807 lays down the criteria for determining high indirect land-use change-risk feedstock for which a significant expansion of the production area into land with high carbon stock is observed and the certification of low indirect land-use change-risk biofuels, bioliquids and biomass fuels.
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