MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION
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28.2.2018
PE616.063v01-00
 
B8-0131/2018

pursuant to Rule 133 of the Rules of Procedure


for less stringent recommendations on biofuels


Joëlle Mélin, Philippe Loiseau

Motion for a European Parliament resolution calling for less stringent recommendations on biofuels  
B8‑0131/2018

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to Rule 133 of its Rules of Procedure,

A.  whereas the current euro/dollar exchange rate is not at all favourable to the European Union;

B.  whereas the taxes levied on motor fuels in some Member States are now so high that they are having a serious impact on household budgets and purchasing power;

C.  whereas drivers, in particular those living in rural areas, have no choice but to use their vehicles in their professional and daily lives;

1.  Calls for the recommendations on alternatives to fossil fuels, in particular biofuels, to be made less stringent;

2.  Instructs its President to forward this resolution to the Council and the Commission.

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