Tag Archive for 'BImSchG'

Dena/Power-to-Gas Working Group: Hydrogen and Methane Derived from Renewables Should be Considered Renewable Fuels

The German Energy Agency dena and the working group Power-to-Gas, which dena launched, demand changes to a bill amending the Federal Immission Control Act (BImSchG) so as to recognise hydrogen and methane derived from renewable energy sources as  biofuels. This was presently not the case, putting hydrogen and methane at a disadvantage compared to other biogenic fuels, dena says.

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German Energy Installation Law – 3rd Edition Berlin Commentary on Energy Law Available

With the release of the volume 2 of the 3rd edition of the Berlin Commentary on Energy Law (Berliner Kommentar zum Energierecht), my commentary on German energy installation law has also been updated to include legal developments up to 2014.

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Bio Fuels Sustainability Ordinance Published

The Bio Fuels Sustainability Ordinance (Verordnung über Anforderungen an eine nachhaltige Herstellung von Biokraftstoffen – Biokraftstoff-Nachhaltigkeitsverordnung – Biokraft-NachV) of 30 September 2009 has been published in the Federal Law Gazette on 5 October 2009. Continue reading ‘Bio Fuels Sustainability Ordinance Published’