Welcome to the RTFA

Renewable Transport
Fuel Association

We are the UK’s leading trade association driving the uptake of sustainable renewable and low carbon fuels – we are the voice of the UK’s renewable liquid and gaseous fuel producers and suppliers.

These fuels are delivering valuable carbon savings today, and the companies that produce them will be the innovators and investors of the future, making fuels for those sectors of transport that cannot ultimately be electrified, such as heavy freight, aviation and marine.

We call upon Government to have greater ambition in the fight to reduce carbon emissions from transport. Time is short.

RTFA members

The fuels

Biodiesel

Bioethanol

Biomethane

Biomethanol

Biopropane

Drop in fuels

Electricity

Hydrogen

Recycled carbon fuels

What we’ve said

RTFA’s response to the DfT’s consultation on the Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation

In our response to the DfT’s consultation on the Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation we are particularly critical of the proposal of such a small target increase from 2023 onwards. We suggest taking the basic obligation to 21% as opposed to DfT’s suggestion of 13.1%, and we justify it on the ...
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RTFA Publishes Report on the Justification for a Significantly Increased RTFO target

The UK has committed to reducing economy-wide greenhouse gas emissions by at least 68% by 2030.  Substituting renewable fuels for fossil fuels is one of the most immediate and cost-effective means of addressing GHG emissions from Transport – the largest carbon emitting sector of the UK economy.  The Renewable Transport ...
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About Us

The RTFA was launched on 25th August 2020, with 12 founder members.  By the end of 2020 membership had doubled.  The RTFA’s members comprising all UK manufacturers of liquid biofuels and suppliers of green gas to transport. For an overview of the Association and its stance various issues, click the button below.

Join us

See our rules and terms and code of conduct (which you must sign up to) and download and fill out the application form.

For more information, click the “Contact us” button below to contact the RTFA’s Chief Executive, Gaynor Hartnell.