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Table 4 Capital costs for 380 million liter per year jet fuel facility

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

Fixed capital (million USD) Natural gas reforming Lignin gasification
Feedstock handling 127 127
Pretreatment 130 130
Hydrolysis and fermentation 151 151
Reactive distillation and alcohol separation 124 124
Alcohol to hydrocarbon 82 82
Hydrogen production (reforming/gasification) 73 197
Steam plant 78 78
Utilities 9 9
Waste water treatment 129 129
Total $902 $1026
  1. The costs are broken down into major process areas for comparison purposes