Ordinance Amending Ordinance On The Quality Of Petrol, Diesel And Gas-Oil For Use In Motor Vehicles, Etc. (The Insertion Of A Definition Of Biofuels And Biofuel Blend As Well As New Requirements For Signage On These And New Measurement Standards)

Original Language Title: Bekendtgørelse om ændring af bekendtgørelse om kvaliteten af benzin, dieselolie og gasolie til brug i motorkøretøjer m.v.(Indsættelse af definition af biobrændstof og biobrændstofblanding samt nye krav til skiltning om sådanne og nye EN målestandarder)

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Ordinance amending Ordinance on the quality of petrol, diesel and gas-oil for use in motor vehicles, etc. 1)

(Inserting the definition of biofuels and biofuel blend as well as new requirements for signage on these and new measurement standards)

§ 1

In executive order No. 366 15. April 2011 on the quality of petrol, diesel and gas-oil for use in motor vehicles, etc., shall be amended as follows: 1. Notice the title is replaced by the following:

» Decree on the quality of petrol, diesel oil, gas oil and biofuel blends for use in motor vehicles, etc. ' 2. The footnote to the title of the notice is replaced by the following: ' 1) Ordinance contains provisions transposing a European Parliament and Council Directive 98/70/EC of 13. October 1998 on the quality of petrol and diesel oil, the official journal of the European communities 1998, nr. L 350, page 58, as amended by Directive 2003/17/EC of 3. March 2003, the official journal of the European Communities 2003, nr. L 76, page 10, and European Parliament and Council directive 2009/30/EC amending Directive 98/70/EC as regards the characteristics of petrol, diesel and gas-oil and introducing a mechanism for the monitoring and reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and amending Council Directive 1999/32/EC as regards the characteristics of the fuel used in watercraft for navigation on inland waterways and repealing Directive 93/12/EEC, Official Journal of the European Union 2009, nr. L 140, page 88, and parts of the European Parliament and of the Council directive 2009/28/EC of 23. April 2009 on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources and amending and subsequently repealing Directive 2001/77/EC and 2003/30/EC, Official Journal of the European Union 2009, nr. L 140, page 16, and parts of the Commission's directive 2011/63/EU of 1. June 2011 on the adaptation to technical progress of European Parliament and Council Directive 98/70/EC on the quality of petrol and diesel oil, the official journal 2011, nr. L 147, page 15. '

3. In section 1, the following is inserted after ' diesel fuels ' means ', biofuel blends '.

4. In article 2, paragraph 1, the following is inserted as a no. 12 and 13: ' 12) Biofuel: liquid or gaseous fuel for transport produced from biomass.

13) Biofuel blends: blends of mineral oil derivatives and biofuels for transport, and where the share of biofuels represent more than 10%. '

5. The heading before section 6 is replaced by the following: ' other requirements '



6. In section 6 paragraph 3 is added: ' (3). Companies that sell biofuel mixtures, informs users adequate to that effect by the point of sale. '

7. In annex 1, note 1 and note 5, shall be replaced by ' EN 228:2004 ' is replaced by: ' EN 228:2008 '.

8. In annex 2, note 1, the words ' EN 590:2004 ' is replaced by: ' EN 590:2009 '.

section 2 of the notice shall enter into force on the 1. July 2012.

The Ministry of the environment, the 28. June 2012 Ida Auken/Claus Torp Official notes 1) Notice implements parts of the European Parliament and of the Council directive 2009/28/EC of 23. April 2009 on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources and amending and subsequently repealing Directive 2001/77/EC and 2003/30/EC, Official Journal of the European Union 2009, nr. L 140, page 16, and parts of the Commission's directive 2011/63/EU of 1. June 2011 on the adaptation to technical progress of European Parliament and Council Directive 98/70/EC on the quality of petrol and diesel oil, the official journal 2011, nr. L 147, page 15.