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Directive 98/70/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 13 October 1998 relating to the quality of petrol and diesel fuels and amending Council Directive 93/12/EEC

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. Article 1. Scope

  3. Article 2. Definitions

  4. Article 3.Petrol

  5. Article 4. Diesel fuel

  6. Article 5.Free circulation

  7. Article 6.Marketing of fuels with more stringent environmental specifications

  8. Article 7.Change in supply of crude oils

  9. Article 7a. Greenhouse gas emission reductions

  10. Article 7b. Sustainability criteria for biofuels

  11. Article 7c. Verification of compliance with the sustainability criteria for biofuels

  12. Article 7d. Calculation of life cycle greenhouse gas emissions from biofuels

  13. Article 7e. Implementing measures and reports concerning the sustainability of biofuels

  14. Article 8. Monitoring compliance and reporting

  15. Article 8a. Metallic additives

  16. Article 9. Reporting

  17. Article 9a. Penalties

  18. Article 10. Procedure for adaptation of permitted analytical methods and permitted vapour pressure waivers

  19. Article 10a. Exercise of the delegation

  20. Article 11. Committee procedure

  21. Article 12.Repeal and amendment of the Directives related to the fuel quality of petrol and diesel fuels

  22. Article 13.Transposition into national legislation

  23. Article 14. Austria

  24. Article 15.Entry into force of the Directive

  25. Article 16.Addressees

    1. ANNEX I

      ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIFICATIONS FOR MARKET FUELS TO BE USED FOR VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH POSITIVE-IGNITION ENGINES

      1. Type : Petrol

    2. ANNEX II

      ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIFICATIONS FOR MARKET FUELS TO BE USED FOR VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH COMPRESSION IGNITION ENGINES

      1. Type : Diesel

    3. ANNEX III

      1. The permitted vapour pressure waiver for intermediate bioethanol content between...

    4. ANNEX IV

      RULES FOR CALCULATING LIFE CYCLE GREENHOUSE EMISSIONS FROM BIOFUELS

      1. A. Typical and default values for biofuels if produced with no...

      2. B. Estimated typical and default values for future biofuels that were...

      3. C. Methodology

        1. 1. Greenhouse gas emissions from the production and use of biofuels...

        2. 2. Greenhouse gas emissions from fuels, E, shall be expressed in...

        3. 3. By derogation from point 2, values calculated in terms of...

        4. 4. Greenhouse gas emission savings from biofuels shall be calculated as:...

        5. 5. The greenhouse gases taken into account for the purposes of...

        6. 6. Emissions from the extraction or cultivation of raw materials, e...

        7. 7. Annualised emissions from carbon stock changes caused by land-use change,...

        8. 8. The bonus of 29 gCO 2eq /MJ shall be attributed...

        9. 9. The categories mentioned in point 8(b) are defined as follows:...

        10. 10. The guide adopted pursuant to point 10 of Part C...

        11. 11. Emissions from processing, e p , shall include emissions from...

        12. 12. Emissions from transport and distribution, e td , shall include...

        13. 13. Emissions from the fuel in use, e u , shall...

        14. 14. Emission savings from carbon capture and geological storage e ccs...

        15. 15. Emission savings from carbon capture and replacement, e ccr ,...

        16. 16. Emission savings from excess electricity from cogeneration, e ee ,...

        17. 17. Where a fuel production process produces, in combination, the fuel...

        18. 18. For the purposes of the calculation referred to in point...

        19. 19. For the purposes of the calculation referred to in point...

      4. D. Disaggregated default values for biofuels

        1. Disaggregated default values for cultivation: ‘e ec ’ as defined...

        2. Disaggregated default values for processing (including excess electricity): ‘e p...

        3. Disaggregated default values for transport and distribution: ‘e td ’...

        4. Total for cultivation, processing, transport and distribution

      5. E. Estimated disaggregated default values for future biofuels that were not...

        1. Disaggregated values for cultivation: ‘e ec ’ as defined in...

        2. Disaggregated values for processing (including excess electricity): ‘e p –...

        3. Disaggregated values for transport and distribution: ‘e td ’ as...

        4. Total for cultivation, processing, transport and distribution

    5. ANNEX V

      1. Part A. Provisional estimated indirect land-use change emissions from biofuels (gCO 2eq /MJ)

      2. Part B. Biofuels for which the estimated indirect land-use change emissions are considered to be zero

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