Debate in Brussels on cascading use of wood
On 21 February MEP Christofer Fjellner (EPP, SE) hosted a breakfast debate in the EP on the cascading use of woody biomass. The event gathered approximately 70 participants from the EU institutions, science and stakeholders around Europe. The event was organised by the CEPF.
European Parliament adopt balanced position on forest bioenergy in EU legislation on promotion of renewable energy
Reacting to European Parliament’s vote on the Directive on the Promotion of the Use of Energy from Renewable Sources today, forest owners and managers welcome it as a positive step. The outcome recognises the importance of forests and their role in tackling climate change.