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f3 puts major emphasis on dissemination of results and findings. Find the latest reports, newsletters and other publications from f3 and the collaborative research program Renewable transportation fuels and systems (Förnybara drivmedel och system), as well as information on calendar events, here.

Posted: 2012-11-23 14:28
Category: Reports

Biofuels have been recognized to be one of the key solutions for reducing the greenhouse gas emissions from the transport sector. For quite some time there have been national and international (EU-level) policies promoting biofuels and this has indeed led to significant increase in production.

Kristina Holmgren (IVL and Chalmers) has written a paper in which current policies applied for the promotion of biofuels in Sweden are described, and a discussion on problems and potential improvements is given. The report compares supply and demand side instruments, and what effects...

Posted: 2012-10-16 13:22
Category: Newsletter

Read about the result of the third call for R&D projects in August, interesting syntheses projects starting up, and get up-dated on EU activities in the field of renewable transportation fuels.

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Posted: 2012-09-26 14:06
Category: News

A new fact sheet has been produced that covers biogas/biomethane. Download it as a pdf here.

Posted: 2012-09-21 16:23
Category: News

The program for the f3 and LU Biofuels co-arranges seminar in Lund on November 29th has been updated! Be sure to register by e-mail to the f3 centre office at the latest on November 15th.

The seminar is free of charge and includes two sessions on Policy & Environment and Technology & Business with speakers...

Posted: 2012-09-18 16:32
Category: News

LU Biofuels and f3 arrange an open seminar on

INTEGRATED BIOFUEL PRODUCTION - POLICY AND TECHNOLOGY                

November 29th 2012, Lund, Paleastra

f3 and LU Biofuels invite you to an open seminar on integrated biofuel production, covering both policy and technology perspectives. Take the opportunity to get an update on current developments in sustainable...

Posted: 2012-06-15 16:34
Category: Newsletter

The third f3 newsletter has just been published, containing information on a new f3 report on the EU sustainability criteria, two fact sheets on biofuels, and a comprehensive update on EU activities in the renewable fuels field. The newsletter also announces an open seminar in Lund in November, co-arranged by f3 and LU Biofuels.

Click here to download the latest newsletter in pdf...

Posted: 2012-06-15 16:08
Category: News

The first two fact sheets on biofuels - Methanol and DME - have been compiled, and more are on the way. Download the fact sheets as pdf:s here.

Posted: 2012-06-15 11:30
Category: News

World Bioenergy, organized every second year at Elmia in Jönköping, is a major international bioenergy conference that also includes a tradeshow and field excursions.

On the third day of the conference, the focus was on process linked aspects and ways to ensure sustainability on bioenergy processes and products. Discussions and sessions all departed in the notion of the growing market and demand for...

Posted: 2012-06-15 15:10
Category: Reports

A study of the EU sustainability criteria has been performed by Serina Ahlgren, f3 coordinator for SLU (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences). In short, the sustainability criteria are implemented to ensure that biofuels are produced in a viable way and include protection of sensitive land and reduction thresholds of greenhouse gases compared to fossil fuels. The report gives an overview of the biofuel criteria in the EU, and discusses how they work in practice. You can...

Posted: 2012-05-15 16:58
Category: News

f3 will carry out and finance R&D-projects related to production of renewable transportation fuels and related system aspects. The projects should complement and/or synthesize current research within the area.

For the third time, f3 now calls for project proposals from researchers and experts at participating f3 partners. The deadline for submitting proposals is August 15th, 2012.