The goal of the Renewable Transport Fuels Forum is to promote low carbon renewable transport in the UK. The implementation in full of the Renewable Energy Directive (RED) and the Fuel Quality Directive (FQD) is a key focus.
This is being done through a revised Renewable Transport Fuels Obligation as well as further UK legislation as required in the coming years. The forum provides practical input into the development of low carbon transport policies and legislation, in particular in relation to decarbonising liquid transport fuels.
The forum’s focus encompasses low carbon and renewable transport policy as well as market and trade developments in the UK and the EU. It works closely with Government Ministers and officials in the UK and the European Commission, in particular the Department for Transport (DfT) in Whitehall and DG Energy in the European Commission.
NEWS & PRESS RELEASES — Nov 18, 2019
The REA wholeheartedly welcomes Labour’s announcement to dedicate an apprenticeship scheme to climate change specific jobs and, in particular, the focus on upskilling existing workers.
NEWS & PRESS RELEASES — Nov 14, 2019
The REA welcomes the Green Party’s policy announcement today, to appoint a Carbon Chancellor. They have identified a weak link in the UK’s ambitions to decarbonise the country; the Treasury.
NEWS & PRESS RELEASES — Nov 01, 2019
In advance of the upcoming election, the REA is urging all political parties to adopt five manifesto pledges or risk missing the UK’s legally binding Net Zero targets.
Nov 4, 2019
Quick reflections on the likelihood of future degressions being applied to the RHI biomethane tariff
REPORTS AND PUBLICATIONS
Nov 1, 2019
REA 2019 Election Manifesto
Nov 1, 2019
A summary of the Environment Bill aims, outlined in July 2019 and brought forward in the Queen’s Speech 2019.