Fuel Used

Applies to: Silage Production

Description:

This indicator refers to the minimisation of GHG emission from machinery used in silage production. The indicator covers the type of fuel used favouring RES due to lower GHG emissions.

Question: What type of fuel is used for mechanisation?

Rating:

Biomethane

Biofuels from wastes and residues

Other biofuels

Compressed natural gas

Other fossil fuels

Sources of information:

Edwards R, Larivé JF, Rickeard D, Weindorf W. Well-to-Tank report version 4.0. JEC Well-to-Wheels analysis. Well-to-Wheels analysis of future automotive fuels and powertrains in the European context. JRC Technical Reports. Luxembourg; 2013.