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Table 3 Amount and cost of biomass processed in each scenario

From: Techno-economic analysis and climate change impacts of sugarcane biorefineries considering different time horizons

Scenario Biomass processed (106 t/year)a Biomass production cost (US$/t)a
Sugarcane stalks Sugarcane straw Energy cane Sugarcane stalks Sugarcane straw Energy cane
1G-base 2.00 28.00
1G-ST 4.00 0.25 29.11 27.09
1G-MT 4.00 0.34 1.72 20.31 20.47 14.15
1G-LT 4.00 0.39 4.17 16.15 20.66 12.10
1G2G-ST 4.00 0.25 29.30 27.09
1G2G-MT 4.00 0.34 1.72 20.73 20.47 14.33
1G2G-LT 4.00 0.39 4.17 16.68 20.66 12.63
  1. aAmount and cost of sugarcane straw are expressed in dry basis. Values for sugarcane stalks and energy cane are expressed in wet basis