SBP approval by METI

Dear Valued Participants of GGL scheme,  We would like to inform you that following the approval of SBP scheme of woody biomass by METI for the Japanese FIT scheme, GGL will include the approved SBP module by METI in the list of GGL endorsed schemes for supplying the Japanese markets.  Further the GGL documentation regarding the[…]

GGL is recognized for woody biomass certification in Japan

It is our pleasure to announce the Green Gold Label (#GGL) has officially been accredited for Lifecycle GHG Verification of Woody biomass #woodybiomass under the FIT- and FIP-systems in #Japan! What has changed? The Japanese Forestry Agency has verified that GGL meets its “Guideline for Verification on Legality and Sustainability of Wood and Wood Products”. What does that[…]

Small Trader Participation Fee Adjustment for Sustainable Biomass Certification

Dear Valued Participants of the GGL Scheme, In an effort to support and promote responsible biomass sourcing and trading practices, the Green Gold Label Foundation announces a revision in the participation fee structure for small trading entities. As of January 1st 2024, the fixed annual participation fee for small Traders with less than 50,000 MT of traded volumes with a[…]

ISCC and MSPO are endorsed by GGL for Supplying the Japanese markets

Following the decision of Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) regarding the approval of ISCC and MSPO certification programs for the Feed-in-Tariff scheme, GGL Foundation is glad to announce that the mentioned schemes are integrated in the GGL scheme to facilitate supplying the GGL-claimed material to Japanese markets. Accordingly, the list of endorsed schemes in[…]

GGL Participation fee adjustment

Dear valued stakeholders of GGL, Herewith we would like to inform you of the adjustments in the GGL participation fees as could be found in the updated participant fee document on our website. Accordingly, as of April 1st 2023 the variable fees of biomass producers will be adjusted to EUR 0,11 per MT of GGL[…]

GGL document update

The new version of the below mentioned GGL normative documents are published after approval by the Dutch Enterprise Agency (RVO): GGL 1a. Instruction doc. GHG Calculations v2-3 GGL 1c. Endorsed schemes v1-3 GGL 1d. Instruction document for supplying Japanese market FIT v1-2 GGL Certification Regulation v7-6 These updates facilitate supplying GGL-claimed biomass material to Japanese[…]