Welcome to biofuelsnow.co.uk

All of the fuel we put in our cars, be it petrol or diesel, contains a certain percentage of biofuels.

But what exactly are biofuels, and why are we using them? www.biofuelsnow.co.uk provides the answer to these questions, and more. This website also shows what the UK biofuels industry is doing to ensure that the UK leads the world in producing biofuels which are sustainable, and offer genuine carbon savings.

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Traditionally, the fuel that we put in our cars is made from oil taken from the... Read More   You may be surprised to know that you may already have used biofuels in your... Read More
Both biofuels and traditional fossil fuels offer a way of using the energy that has... Read More If you have read or heard about biofuels, you may well have been misled or... Read More
Clare Wenner of the Renewable Energy Association and Dr. Jeremy Woods of Imperial College London discuss the findings of a new study that shows that we can produce the biofuels we need for the EU’s Renewable Energy Directive, without affecting the crops we need for food. Download

Clare Wenner, Head of Renewable Transport, REA, on the Renewable Energy Directive by the European Parliament Download

Hear how the UK Biofuels industry is responding to the challenge of the Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation Download

Chris Malins of the Renewable Fuels Agency explains how the Renewable Transport Fuels Obligation (RTFO) works Download

Dr Nigel Mortimer explains greenhouse gas emissions Download

Andrew Mitchell, Director of the Global Canopy Programme talks about the causes of deforestation Download

Experts discuss the debate over food and fuel Download

Experts discuss the debate over food and fuel and indirect land use change Download