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Feedstocks do compete with each other.
And they compete with other land uses.
“Winners” will be judged on:
– Delivered feedstock costs (land use, refiner profitability)
– Return per acre (land use, grower profitability)
– Ethanol yields per acre (land & logistics costs, land use)
– Ethanol yield per ton (logistics, carbon implications)
– Refinery capital costs (return on investment)
– Production costs (return on sales)
– Perceived environmental impact (political and social
ramifications can trump economic considerations)

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Date Of Record Release 2009-10-22 12:30:04
Description Feedstocks do compete with each other.
And they compete with other land uses.
“Winners” will be judged on:
– Delivered feedstock costs (land use, refiner profitability)
– Return per acre (land use, grower profitability)
– Ethanol yields per acre (land & logistics costs, land use)
– Ethanol yield per ton (logistics, carbon implications)
– Refinery capital costs (return on investment)
– Production costs (return on sales)
– Perceived environmental impact (political and social
ramifications can trump economic considerations)
Classification
Resource Type
Format
Subject
Source Biodiesel Sustainability
Keyword Biofuels
Selector Offley
Date Of Record Creation 2009-10-22 12:26:03
Education Level
Date Last Modified 2010-05-13 16:52:15
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-10-22 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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