COM(2008)19 EU - Directive
Promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources

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official title

Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources
Legal instrument Directive
Decision making procedure ordinary legislative procedure (COD)
reference by COM-number i COM(2008)19 EN
Additional COM-numbers SEC(2008)85; SEC(2008)57
procedure number i 2008/0016(COD)
CELEX number i 52008PC0019


Key dates

Document 23-01-2008
Online publication 26-01-2008
Decision 23-04-2009; Richtlijn 2009/28
Publication in Official Journal i 05-06-2009; OJ L 140, 5.6.2009,Special edition in Croatian: Chapter 15 Volume 011


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