Country:Costa Rica
Year:2017 (February 23rd)
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2017 (February 23rd)
Policy Type:Policy Support, Policy Support>Strategic planning
Policy Target:Bioenergy, Bioenergy>Biofuels for transport
Policy Sector:Transport
Agency:Ministry of Environment and Energy (MINAE) Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAG)
Legal References:Executive Decree 40050-MINAE-MAG
The new regulation aims to regulate the roles of the actors involved along the biofuel value chain and the requirements for the storage, transport and distribution of biofuels. 
With the development of the biofuel industry, the reactivation of the agricultural sector at a national level and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions are sought.
This record supersedes:Costa Rica Regulation on Biofuels 2009

Last modified: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 17:53:22 CET