International Sugar Journal

Governance of EU biofuels regime’s regulatory framework questioned [Registered]

The doctoral dissertation by the Finnish researcher Seita Romppanen applies a new governance approach to the examination of the regulatory framework. According to the study, the EU biofuels regime is a good example of a mode of new governance suitable for governing complex regulatory challenges such as sustainable biofuels, but its regulatory architecture and the particular mechanisms of new governance it deploys endanger the achievement of the underlying climate and environmental objectives and the legitimacy of the EU biofuels regime.

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