|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Economic Instruments>Market-based instruments>Green certificates, Regulatory Instruments>Monitoring, Regulatory Instruments>Obligation schemes|
|Policy Target:||Transport, Energy Sector>Electricity Generation>Renewable>Bioenergy|
|Agency:||National Markets and Competition Commision (CNMC)|
|Legal References:||Order ITC/2877/2008; Resolution dated 8 July 2013, by the Secretary of State for Energy; Resolution dated 27 December 2013, by the Secretary of State for Energy.|
Wholesale and retail operators of fuels, as well as consumers of fuels not supplied by wholesale or retail operators, are obliged to sell / consume a minimal quota of biofuels. The minimal amount is set at a general level (all biofuels) and at a specific level (minimal amount of biofuels in diesel and in gasoline).
Resolution of July 14th 2011 establishes a promotion mechanism for the use of biofuels, and includes hydrobiodiesel. Resolution dated 8 July 2013, by the Secretary of State for Energy, updating for 2013 values used in calculation formulas of compensatory payments related to the biofuels obligation fulfillment, included in Order ITC 2877/2008. Resolution dated 27 December 2013, by the Secretary of State for Energy, updating the annex in the Order ITC 2877/2008.
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