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Decree establishing sustainability criteria and targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from fuels.

Country/Territory
Slovakia
Document type
Regulation
Date
2011 (2023)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Collection of Laws No. 271 of 2011.
Subject
Air & atmosphere, Energy
Keyword
Pollution control Air quality/air pollution Emissions Ozone layer Energy conservation/energy production Bioenergy Biofuel Renewable energy
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
This Decree enters into force on 1 September 2010.
Abstract

This Decree of the Ministry of Environment, which is composed of 13 articles and three Annexes, establishes sustainability criteria for biofuels and bioliquids and limit values ??for greenhouse gas emissions from cultivation of agricultural plants. Art. 3 lays down sustainability criteria for biofuels and bioliquids, art. 4 provides details on proving compliance with the sustainability criteria, art. 5 specifies method of calculation of greenhouse gas emissions throughout the lifecycle of biofuels and bioliquids and art. 9 describes provisions concerning reducing greenhouse gas emissions from fuel other than biofuel.

Full text
Slovak
Website
www.zakonypreludi.sk

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2009/28/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources and amending and subsequently repealing Directives 2001/77/EC and 2003/30/EC.

Legislation | European Union | 2009

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Bioenergy, Biofuel, Renewable energy, Basic legislation, EIA, Climate change, Sustainable development, Sustainable use, Biodiversity, Ecosystem preservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act no. 309/2009 on the promotiom of renewable energy sources and high efficiency cogeneration.

Legislation | Slovakia | 2009 (2021)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Renewable energy, Energy conservation/energy production, Policy/planning, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2009/30/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 98/70/EC as regards the specification of petrol, diesel and gas-oil and introducing a mechanism to monitor and reduce greenhouse gas emissions and amending Council Directive 1999/32/EC as regards the specification of fuel used by inland waterway vessels and repealing Directive 93/12/EEC.

Legislation | European Union | 2009

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Ozone layer, Bioenergy, Biofuel, Renewable energy

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Decree amending Decree establishing sustainability criteria and targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from fuels.

Legislation | Slovakia | 2017

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Ozone layer, Energy conservation/energy production, Bioenergy, Biofuel, Renewable energy

Source: FAO, FAOLEX