Act No. 201/2012 Coll. Air Protection Act - Czech Republic
This Act establishes the obligation of sellers and importers of biomass, producers, importers and sellers of liquid or gas products designed for the production of biofuels, producers, importers and sellers of biofuels and importers and sellers of petrol and diesel fuels with a share of biofuels, to issue documents demonstrating compliance with sustainability criteria to individual supplies of biomass, liquid or gas products designed for the production of biofuels or supplies of biofuels. The sustainability criteria can be divided into two basic obligations: the origin of biofuels, which must document that the cultivation of biomass for biofuels production does not affect biodiverse protected areas; and provide GHG emission life cycle assessments of biofuels .
Subject(s): Business and Biodiversity
Agency for Nature Conservation and Landscape Protection of the Czech Republic
The Agency for Nature Conservation and Landscape Protection of the Czech Republic (ANCLP) is a governmental body established by the Ministry of the Environment. It was established on March 1st 1995 as a successor of the former Czech Institute for Nature Conservation. The main aim of ANCLP is to protect and conserve nature and landscape on the whole territory of the Czech Republic.
Subject(s): Endangered Species; Protected Areas / In-Situ Conservation; Governance, Law and Policy; Financial Resources and Mechanism; Forest Biodiversity; Agricultural Biodiversity; Marine and Coastal Biodiversity; Cooperation and Partnerships; Cities and Biodiversity; Sustainable Development / Millenium Development Goals; Convention on Biological Diversity