EU clings to doomed biomass policy

June 14, 2018

The new Renewable Energy Directive agreed on today will apply for the period 2021 – 2030 and will continue to incentivise current destructive practices: increasing forest harvests, the burning of whole trees and stumps, and large scale use of biomass in inefficient electricity installations. This Press Release gives Fern's instant reaction, followed by further analysis.

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