Policy

The Energy Crops Company are active contributors to the formation, implementation and interpretation of UK and EU renewable energy policy. We continue to engage key decision makers and make a significant contribution towards the policies shaping the UK and EU energy markets including:

  • Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation (RTFO)
  • Renewable Energy Directive (RED)
  • Renewable Obligation (RO)
  • Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI)

This work ranges from policy development to detailed design and assessment of the likely effectiveness, impacts and costs of subsequent implementation.

ECC has either served on or provided work for the following bodies:

  • Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP)
  • National Non-Food Crops Centre (NNFCC)
  • Environmental Industries Commission (EIC)
  • EU¬†Bioethanol for Sustainable Transport project (BEST)
  • Energy Efficient Motorsport (EEMS)
  • National Farmers Union (NFU)
  • Associate Parliamentary Renewable and Sustainable Energy Group (PRASEG)
  • Forestry Commission
  • Department for Transport (DfT)