Improving the sustainability of fatty acid methyl esters (FAME/biodiesel)

Notice Status:
Notice number:
2014/S 117-205797
Contract Value:
? -
Notice Type:
Contract Notice
Published Date:
20 June 2014
Closing Date:
12 September 2014
Start Date:
End Date:
Performance location:
Not specified, but probably BE - check in full notice
The European Commission is launching an invitation to tender for a service contract regarding the following project: 'Improving the sustainability of fatty acid methyl esters (FAME — biodiesel)'. The aim of this tender is to assess several ways to improve the green house gas balance of biodiesel based on fatty acid methyl ester (FAME) over a maximum duration of 14 months. The information to be provided under this contract will facilitate the Commission, the stakeholders and national authorities to have detailed information and understanding on the performance of different routes in terms of sustainability compared to current processes.
Petroleum products, fuel, electricity and other sources of energy, Design and execution of research and development