A life cycle assessment of options for producing synthetic fuel via pyrolysis

A life cycle assessment of options for producing synthetic fuel via pyrolysis •The environmental impacts of six different bio-oil upgrading scenarios are analysed.•Expected, optimistic, and pessimistic values are evaluated.•CO2 equivalent emissions are expected to range from 2240 to 6000 gCO2e/kg of biofuel.•A worst-case scenario leads to CO2e emissions tripling in comparison to fossil fuel. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Bioresource Technology Elsevier

A life cycle assessment of options for producing synthetic fuel via pyrolysis

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Elsevier
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Copyright © 2017 Elsevier Ltd
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0960-8524
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10.1016/j.biortech.2017.10.069
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Abstract

•The environmental impacts of six different bio-oil upgrading scenarios are analysed.•Expected, optimistic, and pessimistic values are evaluated.•CO2 equivalent emissions are expected to range from 2240 to 6000 gCO2e/kg of biofuel.•A worst-case scenario leads to CO2e emissions tripling in comparison to fossil fuel.

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Bioresource TechnologyElsevier

Published: Feb 1, 2018

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