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Table 2 Biorefinery electricity consumption by area per liter of jet fuel of produced

From: Hydrocarbon bio-jet fuel from bioconversion of poplar biomass: techno-economic assessment

Process kWh
Feedstock handling 0.03
Pretreatment 0.20
Hydrolysis and fermentation 0.10
Ethylene compressor 0.11
Wastewater treatment 0.11
Utilities 0.11
Boiler area 0.05
Natural gas reforming 0.06
Lignin gasification 0.38
  1. Two scenarios (natural gas reforming and lignin gasification) are shown for hydrogen production