Best case studies on liquid biofuels for the transport sector in Europe and a global review on commercial production of biodiesel

    Project Details

    Financing body

    International Energy Agency, IEA Bioenergy


    The main objectives of the project are

    • definition of best case criteria for the production of liquid biofuels in the EU

    • selection of the 40 best production plants in europe and detailed description of the 10 best

    • description of an ideal plant

    • review on liquid biofuel production plants on the global scale including their production capacities, the inputs and the potential of ressources

    • survey on the framework for liquid biofuel procuction world wide, in the EU and in selected countries.

    The work is based on questionnaires, visits in situ, correspondence, and literature.
    Effective start/end date1/07/021/10/04

    Collaborative partners

    Austrian Classification of Fields of Science and Technology (OEFOS)

    • 502017 Logistics
    • 105905 Environmental protection
    • 211909 Energy technology