Biofuture Mission Innovation: scaling up the bioeconomy is both unavoidable and can be done sustainably

Energy experts from key international agencies delivered a strong collective message during the June 8 Biofuture Mission Innovation event at the Beijing 8th Clean Energy Ministerial Summit and 2nd Mission Innovation Ministerial (CEM8/MI2). Paolo Frankl, head of the renewable energy division of the International Energy Agency, advocated that “Sustainable bioenergy is a major unavoidable component […]

Bioenergy-Urja Utsav

Bioenergy-Urja Utsav

India has taken an unprecedented initiative in the field of bio fuels since last 5 years. Several policy interventions and removal of many hurdles in implementation of National blending targets have been initiated. Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas has given a big push for the Ethanol Blending program and is close to achieving 5% […]

Asia-Pacific Biomass Energy (APBE) in China, 2017

With the expected exhibition area of 16,000 square meters and 780 booths, APBE 2017 will be the grandest in its history and it is considered ranking among the world’s top 3 biomass trade shows.

Nordic Baltic Bioenergy Conference

Finland is hosting this year’s Nordic Baltic Bioenergy Conference. The present government in Finland has a strong intention to develop the country towards a low-carbon bioeconomy. Finland’s long-term objective is to become a carbon-neutral society. The conference is organised by Bioenergia and Svebio, the bioenergy associations in Finland and Sweden. Within the next 10 years, […]

First working meeting of the Biofuture Platform

The first working level members meeting of the Biofuture Platform took place in Abu Dhabi, at the IRENA Headquarters, on the sidelines of the World Future Energy Summit (WFES), on January 19th.