Richard Weyndling

12 Apr 2021 | Richard Weyndling
Spain’s lower house of parliament last week approved a long-awaited climate change law that includes amendments that extend targets for biofuels, e-fuels, hydrogen and biogas...
29 Mar 2021 | Richard Weyndling
Spain's largest fuels producer Repsol has renewed its call for a greater role for biofuels and synthetic fuels in the country’s climate change law that is about to be approved by parliament...
2 Mar 2021 | Richard Weyndling
Portuguese biofuels producer Prio and Spanish marine fuels supplier Petrogas have teamed up on the use of marine biodiesel...
Spanish energy major Repsol has undertaken to spend €300 million a year on developing unconventional energy products, a figure that could rise to €500 million...
21 Dec 2020 | Richard Weyndling
Parliamentary approval of Spain’s climate change and energy transition law, the top environmental policy commitment of the PSOE-Podemos coalition government, has been delayed again...
Road fuel demand in Spain during September remained below year-ago levels, with the total for diesel and gasoline ...
Portugal looks likely to ban the production and sale of biofuels that use palm oil as a feedstock by 2022 after the country’s...
Legislators in Spain’s governing coalition will not support amendments that promote a greater role for biofuels...
7 Aug 2020 | Richard Weyndling
Spanish energy major Repsol this week said it has become the country’s first-ever producer of sustainable aviation fuel...
31 Jul 2020 | Richard Weyndling
A roadmap for developing Spain’s potential under the EU Green Deal to produce and export renewable hydrogen...
28 Jun 2020 | Richard Weyndling
Soy-based biodiesel has been targeted by a Spanish NGO in a campaign launched last week that aims to remove the product from the list of renewable fuels
17 Jun 2020 | Richard Weyndling
New diesel and petrol cars have been included in Spain's incentives aimed at...
1 Jun 2020 | Richard Weyndling
Very few new details on road transport were included in Spain’s long-delayed climate change and energy transition law published in late May, an outcome that drew criticism...
Spain’s redrafted climate law has laid out the country’s aims to become carbon net-zero by 2050 and cut its greenhouse...
5 May 2020 | Richard Weyndling
Portugal’s transport sector could be using hydrogen generated from the Atlantic country’s abundant resources of wind and solar power...
Europe’s biodiesel sector will likely have to make additional production cuts as a glut of the biofuel builds...
11 Mar 2020 | Richard Weyndling
The price of used cooking oil (UCO) is at record levels in Spain as demand grows to meet EU biofuels requirements in 2020 and beyond...
23 Dec 2019 | Richard Weyndling
Portugal has proposed to hike its biofuels mandate to 10% from a previous 7% as the country seeks to meet EU targets...
Spain’s biodiesel industry will continue to shun used cooking oil amid recent controversies in the country’s...
Spain’s new rules that apply to the double-counting for used cooking oil in the country’s biodiesel mix are coming under...