Renewable Transport Fuel Obligations Order 2011
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The Renewable Transport Fuel Obligations (Amendment) Order 2011 published 15 December 2011
15 December 2011
Energy - UK
The Renewable Transport Fuel Obligations (Amendment) Order 2011 amends the 2007 Order, transposing, in so far as they relate to transport, articles 3, 17–19 and 21(2), and Annexes I and V, of EU Directive 2009/28/EC on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources.
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