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Table 5 Fitted breakeven price distribution statistics for corn, sugarcane, and switchgrass ATJ ($/L)

From: Stochastic techno-economic analysis of alcohol-to-jet fuel production

Feedstocks distribution Corn normal Sugarcane Beta General Switchgrass Gamma
Minimum −∞ 0.64 (2.42) 0.84 (3.17)
Maximum 1.56 (5.91)
Mean 1.01 (3.84) 0.97 (3.68) 1.41 (5.32)
Mode 1.01 (3.84) 0.95 (3.59) 1.32 (4.99)
Median 1.01 (3.84) 0.96 (3.65) 1.38 (5.21)
SD 0.08 (0.31) 0.12 (0.44) 0.22 (0.84)
1% 0.83 (3.13) 0.74 (2.81) 1.02 (3.85)
5% 0.88 (3.34) 0.79 (3.00) 1.10 (4.15)
15% 0.93 (3.53) 0.85 (3.21) 1.18 (4.48)
25% 0.96 (3.64) 0.89 (3.36) 1.24 (4.71)
50% 1.01 (3.84) 0.96 (3.65) 1.38 (5.21)
75% 1.07 (4.05) 1.05 (3.97) 1.53 (5.81)
95% 1.15 (4.35) 1.17 (4.44) 1.81 (6.87)
99% 1.20 (4.56) 1.25 (4.75) 1.25 (7.75)
  1. Values in parenthesis are measured in $/gallon