France

Political targets for biogas and biomethane production

According to Directive 2009/28/EC, French target share of renewable energy in gross final consumption of energy is 23 % by 2020. In the 2009 base year, this share was between 7 and 8 %. 

The French NREAP
A framework was given in the French NREAP of August 2010 which gives not a specific target for biomethane in 2020. The biomethane production is included in the target of energy production from biogas (+555 kToe of heat and 625 MWe in 2020). However, the document did not define specifically objectives for biomethane.
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