14 Dec 2015
BIOPLAT Assembly 2015 – available documentation
The documentation is available on www.bioplat.org –> Documents –> BIOPLAT Documents.
08 Dec 2015
(Español) Normativa española de energías renovables
Sorry, this entry is only available in European Spanish.
11 Nov 2015
District and heating census in Spain 2015 (2014 data)
The Spanish District Heating and Cooling Association (ADHAC) has ellaborated the DHC census of Spain There are 247 grids, 45 more than in 2014, with a total installed potential of 1,139 MW. Download the documents licking on the following links: Census district and heating in Spain 2015. Presentaton of the study made by ADHAC about the Economic Effects of DHC in the Spanish economy. Main...
29 Oct 2015
Technological Surveillance Newsletter of the Biomass sector No.17 (3rd trimester 2015)
To access the Technological Surveillance Newsletter of the Biomass sector No.16 (second trimester 2015) click on the image below: You can find in this Technological Surveillance Newsletter specific, schematic and fast-reading information about a selection of the most recently published patents in the world relating to biomass convertion technologies to produce heat, electricity and biofuels. You will find the register of all Technological Surveillance Newsletter of the Biomass sector in our website and...
25 Sep 2015
New Directive (UE) 2015/1315 about ILUC – changes in biofuels regulation
Recently, the Directive (EU) 2015/1513 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 September 2015 amending Directive98/70/EC relating to the quality of petrol and diesel fuels and amending Directive 2009/28/EC on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources has been published. Below you can find a schematic summary about he main elements of this Directive (EU) 2015/1513 regulating the indirect...
10 Sep 2015
New EurObserv’ER Biofuel Barometer: EU-consumption of biofuels picked up again during 2014
The EurObserv’ER Barometer regularly publishes indicators reflecting the current dynamics in renewable energy (solar, wind, hydropower, geothermal and biomass, biogas, biofuels) worldwide and within the European Union. A new EurObserv’ER renewable energy Barometer has been released: Biofuels Barometer 2015 (with data for 2013 and 2014) After a year of uncertainty and decline the consumption of biofuel for use in transport in the European Union (EU-28)...
30 Jul 2015
Technological Surveillance Newsletter of the Biomass sector No.16 (2nd trimester 2015)
To access the Technological Surveillance Newsletter of the Biomass sector No.16 (second trimester 2015) click on the image below: You can find in this Technological Surveillance Newsletter specific, schematic and fast-reading information about a selection of the most recently published patents in the world relating to biomass convertion technologies to produce heat, electricity and biofuels. It also includes an analysis of how EU supports research in biomass. You will find the register of all Technological...
23 Jul 2015
New CDM Guide: Measuring Forest Carbon Stocks
A new field manual for estimating carbon stocks in forest projects under the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) has just been released. Forests store carbon, and thus reduce the carbon dioxide emissions that drive climate change. Under the CDM, projects are rewarded with a saleable certified emission reduction credit for each tonne of carbon dioxide they reduce or avoid. Afforestation and reforestation projects convert non-forested land to forested land through...
16 Jul 2015
Report of Technologies of Climate Change Mitigation 2004-2014
The Spanish Patent and Trademark Office (SPTO) has published the Report of Technologies of Climate Change Mitigation 2004-2014. You can download the report in Spanish here. Source: SPTO
26 Jun 2015
Spanish National Programme of Agrifood and Forest Research and Innovation
The Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment –MAGRAMA– has elaborated the National Programme of Agrifood and Forest Innovation and Research, which aim is to boost R&D in agrifood and forestry sectors, in order to produce in a more efficient and sustainable way, and to be more competitive in national and international markets. The document: The web: