Wednesday, September 21 2006, the carpool Association Launches cyberaction: a petition to legally ride with pure or crude vegetable oil (PVO / HVB) in our diesel engines.
The European Directive of May 8 2003 ( visible here ) indicates that :
Member States shall bring into force the laws, regulations and administrative provisions necessary to comply with this Directive by 31 December 2004 at the latest. They shall forthwith inform the Commission thereof. (Article 7) »
This is a directive that is called for French laws from January 1 2005!
That is to say that the French government, like other European countries should "promote the use of biofuels or other renewable fuels for transport '
Visit Co-Voiturage site and download the petition.