Open consultation

Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation: proposed changes for 2017

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Summary

Seeks the views of the public and stakeholders on proposals to increase the supply and sustainability of renewable transport fuels.

Documents

The Renewable Transport Fuel Obligations Order proposed amendments

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Renewable Transport Fuel Obligations cost benefit analysis

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Consultation description

This consultation seeks the views of the public and stakeholders on proposed changes to the Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation Order (RTFO).

In particular it concerns increases to the obligation level, the appropriate level for the contribution of renewable fuels created from agricultural crops, and increases to the use of advanced renewable fuels.

The proposals are intended to increase the supply and sustainability of renewable transport fuels in order to meet national and international climate change commitments.

This consultation will be of particular interest if you are:

  • a supplier of fossil and / or renewable fuels
  • a body or individual with an interest in renewable fuels
  • a body or individual with an interest in the environmental concerns related to the use and production of renewable fuels

We are also consulting on proposed changes to motor fuel greenhouse gas reporting.

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