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Three companies fined for breaches of UK biofuel rules

Renewable Fuels Agency imposes fine on Yorkshire Petroleum Company, as well as BP and Total subsidiaries The UK’s biofuels watchdog has today fined three companies a total of £60,000 for failures to comply with environmental legislation designed to reduce carbon

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New biofuel markets in region offer UK farmers cash opportunities

FARMERS and growers in the North-East and Yorkshire are among the best placed to benefit from the growth in biofuels. At a Home Grown Cereals Authority (HGCA) conference near York, they were told to grasp every opportunity. Consultant Richard Whitlock

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UK biofuel use hits target early

Biofuel use in UK road fuels has met the government’s third-year target ahead of schedule, according to latest Renewable Fuels Agency figures. In the first three months of the 2010/11 reporting period for the Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation, some 426m

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