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The Greenhouse Gas Emissions Performance of Cellulosic Ethanol Supply Chains in Europe

Description:
This paper estimates and compares emissions from plausible supply chains for lignocellulosic ethanol production, exemplified using data specific to the UK and Sweden.

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5. Energy decisions are influenced by economic, political, environmental, and social factors.
8. Wood based bio-fuels are one form of energy that is renewable

Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

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8.6 Liquid fuel can be produced from wood feedstocks.

8.1 Sources of cellulosic residuals used are found in forest operations and in industry process

8.2 Transportation and logistic considerations shape cost and feasibility within supply chains.

5.6 Energy decisions are influenced by environmental factors.