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Table 4 TEA results for all dry/wet storage scenarios evaluated

From: Assessing the stability and techno-economic implications for wet storage of harvested microalgae to manage seasonal variability

Design scenario Biomass yield, MM US ton/year MBSP, $/ton Fuel yield, MM GGE/year Fuel yield, GGE/dry US ton algae Succinic acid yield, ton/year Succinic acid yield, lb/dry US ton algae MFSP, $/GGE
Dry storage, rotary drum dryer 0.188 $529 13.8 73.7 66,509 708 $3.53
Dry storage, contact drum dryer 0.188 $542 13.8 73.7 66,509 708 $3.72
Wet storage, no degradation 0.188 $499 13.8 73.7 66,509 708 $3.13
Wet storage with degradation 0.181 $520 13.4 74.3 63,660 703 $3.40
Wet storage with degradation and succinic acid credit 0.181 $520 13.4 74.3 65,048 719 $3.26
  1. GGE gasoline gallon equivalent, MM million