|Year:||2003 (December 19th)|
|Date Effective:||2003 (December 19th)|
|Date Ended:||2010 (December 31st)|
|Policy Type:||Policy Support>Strategic planning|
|Renewable Energy Policy Targets:||Bioenergy, Biofuels for transport|
|Size of Plant Targeted:||Small and Large|
|Agency:||Ministry of Agriculture|
|Legal References:||Programme "Biofuel Production and Use in Latvia (2003-2010)"|
|Energy Efficiency Description:|
The program's main objectives are:
1) Biofuel provision of raw materials using Latvian agricultural land;
2) Facilitation of biofuel production in Latvia;
3) Promotion of use of biofuels in Latvia.
|Renewable Energy Description:|
The programme's main objectives are:
This programme was a response to the EU Directive 2003/30/EC which required shares of biofuel in road transport of 2% by 2005 and 5.75% by 2010.
The programme envisioned that Latvia can produce the required amount of biofuel in Latvian territory, as well as export surplus to other countries.
|Related policies:||Biofuel Law , Directive on Biofuels for Transport (2003/30/EC)|
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