The Role of Biofuels in Long Term Transport Policy in Belgium

L. Pelkmans, L. Mertens, I. De Vlieger & C. Beckx
Long term transport policy should focus energy saving and introducing renewable energy in transport. While energy saving should receive the highest priority, for the second pillar the main options are electric mobility and biofuels. While in the next ten years current biofuels (based on agricultural crops) are still the basis in biofuels roadmaps, further growth afterwards will have to come from other feedstocks, like waste & residues, ligno­cellulose and possibly algae on the longer term....