Official Statistics

Biofuel statistics: Year 9 (2016 to 2017), report 2

Report 2 for Year 9, from 15 April 2016 to 14 April 2017.


Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation statistics: year 9, report 2 tables

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Statistics on the Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation for the year 15 April 2016 to 14 April 2017 (year 9) based on data currently available. This is report 2 of 6 and therefore contains an incomplete dataset for year 9.

A minor error has been found in Table RTFO03 on the number of Renewable Transport Fuel Certificates revoked in 2015/16. The figure should be 7.2 million rather than 6.8 million. We have corrected the table, no other information has changed.

The report includes information on the:

  • amount of UK road transport fuel from renewable and fossil fuel
  • number of Renewable Transport Fuel Certificates (RTFCs) which have been issued to fuel meeting the sustainability requirements
  • balance of RTFCs by obligation period
  • trades of RTFCs between suppliers and/or traders
  • carbon and sustainability characteristics of the renewable fuel to which RTFCs have been issued
  • voluntary scheme data of renewable transport fuel

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Published 2 February 2017