On march 5th ABN AMRO Norway and the Dutch Norwegian Business Network organised a seminar on ‘Developments in renewable energy for transportation’ in Oslo. Emiel Hanekamp was invited to give a presentation on biofuels and the opportunities for sustainable biomass in Africa.
In his presentation Emiel focused on the driving forces behind the increasing use of biofuels. He discussed trends, market actors, opportunities and challenges ahead with special attention to emerging markets.
FAO director-general José Graziano da Silva: “It is time to move to a food AND fuel debate. Competition for resources and energy necessitates a “paradigm shift” – Biofuels should be part of the mix.”