Press releases

PR – Renewable energy must be at the centre of the renewed EU strategy for long-term emissions reduction
Brussels, 10.07.18 The EU’s long-term strategy for emissions reduction must have renewable energy at its centre, according to Europe’s renewable
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PR- AEBIOM rebrands to “Bioenergy Europe”
Brussels, 10.07.18 – AEBIOM reveals today its new corporate identity, Bioenergy Europe, that aims at giving a clearer, more united voice to Europe’s first source
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Joint DecarbHeat PR: Industry and policy-makers join forces to move H&C to the top of the EU’s decarbonisation agenda
On Thursday 7 June 2018, the event “Heating & Cooling in Europe – How can we decarbonise the sector by
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PR – Parliament adopts constructive stance on solid bioenergy
Brussels, 17.01.18 – Today the European Parliament confirmed in plenary the approach taken by the ENVI committee, considering that ensuring
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Joint Press Release: EU’s elected officials go for high ambition on renewable heating and energy efficiency
PR – Brussels, 17th of January 2018 – Today, the European Parliament finally approved the revision of key legislation for
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6 Dec. 2017: Joint statement by investors, renewable energy and energy efficiency businesses on Energy Union Governance
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PR – The European Parliament’s ITRE Committee approves new measures to mainstream renewable energy in heating & cooling up to
  Renewable Heating & Cooling associations welcome the ambition level and call on the Council to uphold it PRESS RELEASE
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PR – RES Associations: ITRE committee’s endorsement of a 35% renewable energy target for 2030 can bring the EU back
PRESS RELEASE – Brussels, 28 November 2017 – One year ago, the European Commission presented the Clean Energy for All
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#SmallIsBeautiful: Don’t burden small businesses and consumers, empower them to boost the energy transition!
PRESS RELEASE – Brussels, 9th of November 2017 – The trade associations representing key players in Europe’s energy transition urge
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PR – AEBIOM first reaction to the Renewable Energy Directive vote in the European Parliament’s environmental committee
“In the final adoption of its opinion, the ENVI Committee has decided tonight to address the sustainability issue both seriously
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PR – Ahead of ENVI Committee’s vote on bioenergy sustainability, new insights revealed by AEBIOM’s latest Statistical Report
Brussels, 17.10.17 – Bioenergy is Europe´s most significant source of renewable energy — both in terms of energy production and
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PR – ENplus® certifies 8.1 million tonnes of wood pellets in 2016 – a record for the quality scheme
Brussels 17.10.17 – In the wake of the release of AEBIOM’s Statistical Report 2017, the European Pellet Council (EPC, an
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3 reasons why MEP Bas Eickhout’s approach on bioenergy sustainability is wrong!
Last November, the European Commission has published a legislative proposal aiming at setting EU harmonised sustainability criteria for bioenergy consumed
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PR – The Eickhout paradox: How to reach 45% renewables by 2030 while jeopardising the EU’s main source of renewable
8th June 2017 EU inter-institutional discussions on solid bioenergy sustainability have started today with the publication of the European Parliament’s
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PR – AEBIOM’S reaction to IEA Bioenergy response to Chatham House’s publication on Bioenergy climate impact
13th March 2017 On Monday 13th March 2017, the International Energy Agency Bioenergy united more than 125 international academics to
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PR – Bioenergy Sustainability Criteria Finally Gain Clarity
30th November 2016 After years of discussions, the European Commission has now proposed legislation on sustainability criteria for all bioenergy
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PR – Is Winter coming for renewables? Clean Energy Package: EU still supports fossil fuels for heating and cooling
November 30th, 2016 EGEC – AEBIOM – EHPA – ESTIF Press release In the context of the worldwide paradigm shift
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Decarbonising the heating and cooling sector: “Strategic Policy Priorities for Renewable Heating and Cooling in Europe”
The FROnT project is publishing today a paper with strategic policy recommendations to support the deployment of renewable heating and
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Didzis Palejs elected as AEBIOM President in the wake of European Bioenergy Future conference
Making the most of the opportunity provided by AEBIOM’s 2016 annual conference , the European Biomass Association (AEBIOM) has officially
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PR – European Commitments on COP 21 will not be reached without bioenergy
According to the latest European Biomass Association’s (AEBIOM) Statistical Report, today bioenergy contributes to 61% of the total share of
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AEBIOM confirmed as PEFC International Stakeholder member
PEFC International (Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification) announced AEBIOM as one of its latest members on the 10th
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10/05/16 AEBIOM answer and position on a sustainable bioenergy policy for the period after 2020
Early 2016, the European Commission launched a public consultation on “a sustainable bioenergy policy for the period after 2020”. AEBIOM
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22/02/16| THE EUROPEAN PELLET COUNCIL (AEBIOM network) ELECTS ITS FIRST BOARD
22/02/16: Taking the opportunity of the Progetto Fuoco fair in Verona, the European Pellet Council held its Board of Directors’
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01/02/16|AEBIOM response to the consultation on the Review of Directive 2012/27/EU on Energy Efficiency
Please find here bellow AEBIOM response to the consultation on the Review of Directive 2012/27/EU on Energy Efficiency:  
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(Save the date) EUROPEAN BIOENERGY FUTURE, 2016 AEBIOM CONFERENCE: “Where Market & Policy Meet”
What: EUROPEAN BIOENERGY FUTURE, 2016 AEBIOM CONFERENCE, “Where Market & Policy Meet” When: 16th (Wed) & 17th (Thu) of November
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PRESS RELEASE: AEBIOM Elects its new Board
In occasion of AEBIOM’s latest General Assembly, held this 7th of December 2015, the Steering Committee confirmed Gustav Melin (SVEBIO,
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State of the Energy Union reaffirms Commission’s willingness to lead on the EU’s renewables ambition
18 November 2015 – The European renewable energy industry welcomes the first State of the Energy Union which reiterates the
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20/10/15 | Beyond myth: A glance at new bioenergy figures, Statistical Report 2015
October 20, 2015 – On the eve of COP21 negotiations, discussions on concrete options to mitigate climate change are a
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AEBIOM Celebrates its 25th Anniversary
AEBIOM celebrates its 25th Anniversary with this video: https://youtu.be/r5REMZWFr5E
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AEBIOM Bioenergy Conference
Bioenergy needed to contribute to 2030 EU climate and energy objectives 150 representatives of the global bioenergy sector gathered today
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AEBIOM launches the Biomass Counts Campaign
December 04, 2014 – Today, the European Biomass Association launched the new “Biomass Counts” campaign (www.biomasscounts.eu), an initiative that seeks
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Sustainable Biomass Backs European Economy
The European Industry highlights the essential role of biomass in strengthening the EU Economy December 03, 2014 – Today the
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The AEBIOM Statistical Report 2014
LAUNCH OF THE AEBIOM STATISTICAL REPORT On November 19th, the European Biomass Association (AEBIOM) launches in partnership with the European
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EU 2030 energy and climate targets
EU 2030 energy and climate targets: The right regulatory framework will lead us way beyond 27% for renewables! Brussels. 24th
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Renewable energy is the right answer to the challenge of European energy security
RENEWABLE ENERGY IS THE RIGHT ANSWER TO THE CHALLENGE OF EUROPEAN ENERGY SECURITY. A MORE AMBITIOUS RES TARGET IS NEEDED
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AEBIOM Bioenergy Conference Press Release
210 representatives of the global bioenergy sector gathered today in Brussels to discuss the future of bioenergy at the 5th
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Want a competitive Europe? Embrace renewables
Want a competitive Europe? Embrace renewables! Brussels, 19 March 2014 – One day ahead of the European Heads of States
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New report shows biomass delivers significant carbon benefits
New report shows biomass delivers significant carbon benefits Brussels – A report presented today by Bridging with Biomass, a coalition
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AEBIOM Bioenergy Conference Opening
240 representatives of the global bioenergy sector gathered today in Brussels to discuss the sustainable future of bioenergy at the
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Green Paper “A 2030 framework for climate and energy policies”
“The debate must include heating and cooling” urges the Heat Coalition as the Green Paper “A 2030 framework for climate
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AEBIOM and EURELECTRIC call for EU wide binding sustainablity criteria for biomass
AEBIOM and EURELECTRIC call for EU wide binding sustainability criteria for biomass now! Bioenergy, and in particular solid woody biomass,
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AEBIOM, WBA and ABA publish press release on sustainably managed forests and carbon savings
Sustainably managed forests can save at least ten times more CO2 than unmanaged forests WBA, AEBIOM, ABA appeal to policy
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