Forest entrepreneurs call for pragmatic solutions to promote renewable energy sources in Europe

Forest entrepreneurs call for pragmatic solutions to promote renewable energy sources in Europe

On 22 June, the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy of the European Parliament examined the draft revision of the Directive to promote the use of energy from renewable energy sources. The European Commission released an ambitious proposal aiming at decarbonizing the economy. European forestry contractors are monitoring carefully the ongoing debates: while agreeing on the objectives, they are concerned by the political stances of some MEPs as regards the sustainability of biomass.

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