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Important signal for biogas (DE)


Today German Chancellor Angela Merkel, CSU party leader Horst Seehofer and Chairperson of the SPD Sigmar Gabriel presented the final draft for the common coalition agreement in Berlin. The negotiators agreed in the crucial stage for the biogas sector on the possible future use of energy crops in new biogas plants but predominantly waste and residual materials should be used. "This offers the biogas sector with its over 40,000 jobs in Germany good prospects for the future. Further innovation potentials can only be exploited with energy crops", commented Horst Seide, president of the German Biogas Association (Fachverband Biogas) the negotiations.

Source: Bundesverband BioEnergie e.V.

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