greenhouse gas lifecycle

The role of concrete in life cycle greenhouse gas emissions …

2021-9-7 · On a weight-normalized basis, concrete has a lower carbon and energy footprint than nearly all materials used in the built environment ().Nevertheless, the cement and concrete sectors are deservedly under scrutiny regarding their environmental footprint because of the sheer scale of production ().Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the production of cement (the …

Life-Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Sustainable …

2022-6-29 · Sustainable aviation fuels (SAFs) are being promoted to mitigate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the aviation sector. Gevo, Inc. is designing a new biorefinery to produce net-zero-emission jet fuel and gasoline from corn feedstock by replacing conventional energy sources with renewable energy sources along with carbon capture and storage (CCS). In this study, we …

Comparative life-cycle greenhouse gas emissions of a mid …

Sources. IEA analysis based on IEA (2020c); Kelly et al. (2020); Argonne National Laboratory (2020). Notes. The "High-GHG minerals" case assumes double the GHG emission intensity for battery minerals (70 kgCO2-eq/kWh compared to 35 kgCO2-eq/kWh in the base case; other assumptions are the same).

Life cycle greenhouse gas emissions and freshwater …

2016-11-14 · The growth of production from tight oil plays such as the Bakken and Eagle Ford has prompted public interest in understanding the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and freshwater consumption associated with these resources, specifically with regard to …

Lifecycle Analysis of Emissions of Greenhouse Gases …

2005-4-19 · Recent LCAs of Fuels l General Motors, Argonne National Lab, et al.,Well-toWheel Energy Use and Greenhouse Gas Emisions of Advanced Fuel/Vehicle Systems, in three volumes, published by Argonne National Laboratory, June (2001). [GM-ANL U.S.] l General Motors et al., GM Well-to-Wheel Analysis of Energy use and Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Advanced …

Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Perspective on Exporting …

2022-7-2 · On May 29, 2014, the Department of Energy''s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy announced the availability for public review and comment the report Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Perspective on Exporting Liquefied Natural Gas from the United States (LCA GHG Report). The purpose of this LCA GHG Report is to provide additional information to the public and to DOE …

Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Electricity …

2013-10-3 · Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Electricity Generation (Fact Sheet), NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory) Author: Garvin Heath and Debra Subject: Analysts at NREL have developed and applied a systematic approach to review the LCA literature, identify primary sources of variability and, where possible, reduce variability in GHG ...

Greenhouse gas emissions

Greenhouse gases have very different warming effects: one tonne of methane does not have the same impact on warming as one tonne of CO 2.Carbon dioxide equivalents (CO 2 e) attempt to convert the warming impact of the range of greenhouse gases into a single metric.. This is done by multiplying each gas by its 100-year ''global warming potential'' value: the amount of …

Life-Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Sustainable …

2022-2-17 · Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Costs of Production of Diesel and Jet Fuel from Municipal Solid Waste Pooja Suresh, Steven R. H. Barrett, et al. OCTOBER 05, 2018 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY READ Life Cycle Analysis of Natural Gas-Fired Distributed Combined Heat and Power versus Centralized Power Plant Fanxu Meng and …

Greenhouse Gas Estimates of LNG Exports Must Include …

2022-1-5 · We conduct a consequential lifecycle analysis (LCA) of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from North American liquefied natural gas (LNG) export projects, estimating the change in global natural gas and coal use resulting from the market effects of increased LNG trade. We estimate that building a 2.1 billion cubic feet per day (Bcfd) LNG export facility, equivalent to …

The GHG Protocol

2004-3-30 · The Greenhouse Gas Protocol Initiative is ... The Greenhouse Gas Protocol Initiative is a multi-stakeholder partnership of businesses, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), governments, and others convened by …

[PDF] Comparison of Lifecycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions …

Corpus ID: 132029134; Comparison of Lifecycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Various Electricity Generation Sources @inproceedings{Berg2010ComparisonOL, title={Comparison of Lifecycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Various Electricity Generation …

Lifecycle Industry GreenHouse gas, Technology and …

1  · The LIGHTEnUP Analysis Tool (Lifecycle Industry GreenHouse gas, Technology and Energy through the Use Phase) has been developed for The United States Department of Energy''s (U.S. DOE) Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) to forecast both the manufacturing sector and product life-cycle energy consumption implications of manufactured products …

A global comparison of the life-cycle greenhouse gas …

2021-7-20 · This wide-ranging life-cycle assessment (LCA) examines the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of passenger cars, including SUVs. Performed separately and in depth for Europe, the United States, China, and India, the analysis captures the differences among those markets, which are home to about 70% of global new passenger car sales.

A global comparison of life-cycle GHG emissions from …

2021-7-20 · Berlin, 21 July 2021 —A far-reaching new study of the life-cycle greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from passenger cars, including SUVs, draws sharp and meticulous distinctions between the climate impacts of battery and fuel cell electric vehicles on one hand and combustion vehicles on the other. The detailed findings can be summarized straightforwardly. Only battery …

Assessing the lifecycle greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of …

2022-7-1 · The environmental impacts of cold chain expansion are of increasing concern but are not well-studied. This study investigated the lifecycle GHG emissions of vegetables, fruit, meat, and aquatic products delivered by the cold chain in China. A lifecycle assessment (LCA) framework based on 1 kg edible product consumed is used.

One of the biggest myths about EVs is busted in …

2021-7-21 · Electric vehicles are responsible for fewer greenhouse gas emissions across their entire life cycle than gas-powered vehicles, a new report confirms. To meet global climate goals, internal ...

Lifecycle Industry GreenHouse gas, Technology and …

2016-6-22 · Abstract. The LIGHTEnUP Analysis Tool (Lifecycle Industry GreenHouse gas, Technology and Energy through the Use Phase) has been developed for The United States Department of Energy''s (U.S. DOE) Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) to forecast both the manufacturing sector and product life-cycle energy consumption implications of manufactured …

LIFE CYCLE GREENHOUS E GAS PERSPECTIVE ON …

2019-9-18 · This analysis calculates the life cycle greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from imported natural gas and regional coal power in Europe and Asia. The primary research questions are as follows: • How does exported liquefied natural gas …

Lifecycle Analysis of Greenhouse Gas Emissions under the …

2015-11-28 · A 2014 research review and meta-analysis published in Energy Policy, "Assessing the Lifecycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Solar PV and Wind Energy: A Critical Meta-Survey," tackles this question for renewables. The authors were Daniel Nugent and Benjamin K. Sovacool of Vermont Law School; Sovacool is also at Aarhus University in Denmark ...

Lifecycle Greenhouse Gas Results | US EPA

17  · 2022-6-27 · This page provides a summary of the lifecycle greenhouse gas (GHG) analyses that EPA has undertaken for the U.S. Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program. The chart below shows fuel pathways EPA has evaluated and published numerical GHG results for, in kilograms of carbon dioxide-equivalent emissions per million British thermal units of finished …

A global comparison of life-cycle greenhouse gas …

2021-7-21 · A far-reaching new study of the life-cycle greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from passenger cars, including SUVs, draws sharp and meticulous distinctions between the climate impacts of battery and fuel cell electric vehicles on one hand and combustion vehicles on the other. The detailed findings can be summarized straightforwardly.

Life-cycle energy use and greenhouse gas emissions of …

2020-8-7 · This study presents a life-cycle analysis of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of biodiesel (fatty acid methyl ester) and renewable diesel (RD, or hydroprocessed easters and fatty acids) production from oilseed crops, distillers corn oil, used cooking oil, and tallow. Updated data for biofuel production and waste fat rendering were collected ...

Comparison of Lifecycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions of …

2012-11-28 · Coal fired power plants have the highest GHG emission intensities on a lifecycle basis. Although natural gas, and to some degree oil, had noticeably lower GHG emissions, biomass, nuclear, hydroelectric, wind, and solar photovoltaic all had lifecycle GHG emission intensities that are significantly lower than fossil fuel based generation.

British Columbia LNG Greenhouse Gas GHG Life Cycle …

2017-3-20 · The wellhead to customer GHG emission factors are a relatively small components of the full life cycle of natural gas when combustion factors are included based on the customer burning natural gas for producing electrical power. As such, the full life cycle GHG emissions from wellhead to overseas customer ranges from 2.95 tonnes of CO 2

Life-cycle analysis of greenhouse gas emissions from …

Life-cycle analysis of greenhouse gas emissions from renewable jet fuel production Biotechnol Biofuels. 2017 Mar 14;10:64. doi: 10.1186/s13068-017-0739-7. eCollection 2017. Authors Sierk de Jong 1 ... This study compares the well-to-wake (WtWa) greenhouse gas (GHG) emission performance of multiple RJF conversion pathways and explores the impact ...

Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Electricity …

2021-9-9 · Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Electricity Generation: Update 3. National Renewable Energy Laboratory 15013 Denver West Parkway, Golden, CO 80401 303-275-3000 • NREL prints on paper that contains recycled content. NREL is a national laboratory of the U.S. Department of Energy

Life Cycle Assessment of Greenhouse Gas Emissions for …

2019-1-1 · Compared with other energy sources, life cycle GHG emissions from floating offshore wind in California are similar to those from hydro and nuclear. These results indicate that floating offshore wind in California produces at least 92% less GHG emissions per MWh supplied to the grid compared to natural gas.

A Life-Cycle Analysis of the Greenhouse Gas

2020-6-16 · A Life-Cycle Analysis of the Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Corn-Based Ethanol. Report prepared by ICF under USDA Contract No. AG-3142-D-17-0161. September 5, 2018. Persons with Disabilities . Individuals who are deaf, hard …

Greenhouse Gas Life

2020-5-25 · The Pembina Institute 8 Greenhouse Gas Life Cycle Assessment of Bipole III 4. Impact assessment: This phase includes assessing the results of the inventory assessment in a broader context. Manitoba Hydro will compare and discuss the broader context of Bipole III and the relative magnitude of its life cycle GHG emissions in the

Comparing Life-Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions from …

2017-3-21 · Executive Summary Research conclusion and key messages—natural gas offers greenhouse gas advantages over coal: Natural gas has been widely discussed as a less carbon-intensive alternative to coal as a power sector fuel. In April 2011, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released revised methodologies for estimating fugitive

Greenhouse gas cycles in agriculture | Understanding …

2022-7-1 · The following graphic shows the fluxes of the greenhouse gases nitrous oxide, carbon dioxide and methane in and out of a typical farming system. Note: This information is focused on greenhouse gas emissions from the agricultural sector. It doesn''t include other emissions from other industries. Nitrous oxide (N2O)

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