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Risk Level
Existence of indications of possible problems that could significantly affect the oil sector.The probability of becoming a real threat is low, but there must be continuous monitoring of the situation.

Causes:
Instability caused by the conflict between Ukraine and Russia.

Biotickets

 

With the publication of Decree-Law no. 165/2013 of December 16th, ENMC was responsible for the issuance of Biofuels Certificates, as well as the coordination of the verification process for compliance with the sustainability criteria, exercising the competencies of Coordinating Entity for Compliance with Sustainability Criteria (ECS), provided in the Decree-Law no. 117/2010, of October 25th.

Following the entry into force of Decree-Law 152-C / 2017 of December 11th, ECS was transferred to the National Laboratory of Energy and Geology (LNEG), issuing the Biotickets for the period from January to August 2018.

From September 2018, with the publication of Decree-Law no. 69/2018, of August 27th, ENSE, as supervisory for the energy sector, issues the Biotickets based on the monthly information sent by ECS (LNEG).

Every month, ENSE makes publishes the number and types of TdB issued to national and imported biofuels that meet the sustainability criteria results in Decree-Law nr. 8/2021 of 20 January:

 

Types of TdB | NacionalsJanFebMarApr
TdB-D16 87614 10016 20015 714
TdB-G4000
Tdb-A3 0323 0043 0806 822
TdB Double Counting15 42914 87016 58812 555
Total35 34131 97435 86835 091
Types of TdB | ImportationJanFebMarApr
TdB-D 657710 3539 103
TdB-G 1 6401 5632 1071 889
TdB-A 9 45310 0519 23010 408
TdB Double Counting9 44210 12819 58019 509
Total20 60021 81941 27040 909

Legend:

TdB: Bioticket
TdB-D: Biotickets issued for biofuel diesel substitute
TdB-G: Biotickets issued for biofuel gasoline substitute
Tdb-A: Biotickets issued for fuel from feedstock listed in Part A of Annex IV of Decree-Law nr. 8/2021
TdB Double Counting: Second biotickets (shall be considered to be twice their energy content) issued for biofuel originating from feedstocks listed in Annex IV of Decree-Law nr. 8/2021 (Part A and Part B)

 

ENSE publish also the annual TdB type (2016-2021) issued by ENSE to the biofuels derived from national origin and imported by national economic operators.

 

Types of TdB201620172018*201920202021
TdB-D251 255266 96381 982270 743243 906194 221
TdB-Double Counting114 704155 33151 880166 598146 789244 715
TdB-G29 2925 2712 6385 6904 84615 350
TdB Importation22 0596 5763 133959619 76750 461
TdB-A----6 18825 916
TdB-A Importation-----54 882
Total395 855427 565139 633452 627401 729585 545

* Data for the period from September to December 2018

 

History of biotickets issued in Portugal

 

DateDocumentDownload
2015Biotickets
2016Biotickets
2017Biotickets
2018Biotickets
2019Biotickets
2020Biotickets
2021Biotickets