A short summary on the status of the Renewable Energy Directive II (RED II), and its potential impacts on the aviation sector

The RED establishes an overall policy for the production and promotion of energy from renewable sources in the EU. It requires the EU to fulfil at least 20% of its total energy needs with renewables by 2020 – to be achieved through the attainment of national targets. All EU countries must also ensure that at least 10% of their transport fuels come from renewable sources by 2020. However, the aviation […]