France: Summary

Updated: 15.02.2017

Author: Céline Najdawi

Support schemes

The main support scheme for renewable energy sources used in transport is a quota system. This scheme prompts companies importing or producing petrol, gas or diesel fuels to ensure that biofuels make up a defined percentage of the company’s total annual sale of fuel. 

More about support schemes
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Further information

  • Portail de l’Economie et des Finances - Economy and Finance Portal
  • +33 140 04 04 04
  • Portal website
  • Ministère de l’Environnement, de l’Énergie et de la Mer – Ministry of the Environment, Energy and Maritime Affairs
  • +33 14 081 212 2
  • website
  • Administration des Douanes et Droits Indirects – Customs Administration
  • +33 172 40 78 50
  • website
  • Agence de l’Environnement et de la Maîtrise de l‘Energie (ADEME) – Energy Agency
  • +33 241 204 120
  • ADEME website
  • Syndicat des Energies Renouvelables (SER) – Association for Renewable Energy
  • +33 148 780 560
  • SER website