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Table 7 Static nominal economic expenses

From: Techno-economic comparison of ethanol and electricity coproduction schemes from sugarcane residues at existing sugar mills in Southern Africa

Item Cost basis** Value
Maintenance and Repair [78] US$/litre 0.004
Labour Ethanol plant [78] US$/litre 0.016
Management and Quality Control [78] US$/litre 0.005
Real Estate Taxes [78] US$/litre 0.001
Licenses, Fees and Insurance [78] US$/litre 0.001
Miscellaneous Expenses [78] US$/litre 0.005
Total Chemical Cost (per annum) US$ 2, 850, 292
CHPSC Operating Costs [42] US$/litre 0.007
BIGCC Operating Costs [42] US$/litre 0.013
Trash Price [7] US$/dry ton 20.44
Bagasse Price1 US$/dry ton 6.3
  1. **All prices are given for the year 2012 in the South African Market
  2. 1Amortized cost for upgrading a South African mill to 40% steam on cane for liberating bagasse.