Pellet/Briquettes Plant RES Consumption

Applies to:

Pellet/Briquettes Plant

Description:

This indicator refers to energy consumption of the pellet/briquettes plant, e.g. for feedstock drying, processing of pellet/briquettes and heating of premises (e.g. offices). Increasing use of RES reduces GHG emissions of the plant.

Question:

What share of the plant energy consumption is renewable energy?

Rating:

More than 80%

Between 50% and 80%

Less than 50&

Sources of information:

Lindberg J.P. and J. Tana. 2012. Best Available Techniques (BAT) in solid biomass fuel processing, handling, storage and production of pellets from biomass. TemaNord 2012:550.

Giuntoli J., Agostini A., Edwards R. and Marelli L. 2014. Solid and gaseous bioenergy pathways: input values and GHG emissions. JRC Science and Policy Reports.