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Assessment of greenhouse gas emissions in the production and use of fuel ethanol in Brazil Government of the State of São Paulo

  title={Assessment of greenhouse gas emissions in the production and use of fuel ethanol in Brazil Government of the State of S{\~a}o Paulo},
  • Published 2004
Definition of input data to assess GHG default emissions from biofuels in EU legislation
The EU legislation contains a set of mandatory targets specific for the EU transport sector which aims at achieving the overall objective of a European sustainably fuelled transport system. InExpand
A Sustainability Analysis of the Brazilian Ethanol
Estimating Energy and Greenhouse gas balances of biofuels: Concepts and methodologies
The interest in developing biofuels has rapidly increased during the last decades followed by a strong controversy about their sustainability. Diverting a large amount of land from agriculture toExpand
Energy balance and GHG-abatement cost of cassava utilization for fuel ethanol in Thailand
Since 2001, in order to enhance ethanol’s cost competitiveness with gasoline, the Thai government has approved the exemption of excise tax imposed on ethanol, controlling the retail price of gasoholExpand
Analyze the conflicts between Bioenergy and food: The case Brazil and Germany
Is the common sense that the search for renewable energy - in this case Bioenergy - has been becoming a strategy for the development of organizations, society and stakeholders. The huge participationExpand
A Comparative Life Cycle Assessment Study of Polyethylene Based on Sugarcane and Crude Oil
A potential strategy for tackling the negative environmental impact of conventional plastics is to produce them from renewable resources. However, such a strategy needs to be assessed quantitatively,Expand
Perspectivas do Brasil no mercado internacional de etanol
O objetivo principal desta dissertacao e avaliar as perspectivas do Brasil no emergente mercado internacional de etanol. Muitos paises tem iniciativas para misturar etanol a gasolina a fim deExpand
Energy Crops for Sustainable Bioethanol Production; Which, Where and How?
Abstract Bioethanol is gathering attention as a countermeasure to global warming and as an alternative energy for gasoline. Meanwhile, due to the synchronous increase in bioethanol production andExpand
Can Brazil replace 5% of the 2025 gasoline world demand with ethanol?
Increasing use of petroleum, coupled with concern for global warming, demands the development and institution of CO2 reducing, non-fossil fuel-based alternative energy-generating strategies. EthanolExpand


Greenhouse gas emissons and energy balances in bioethanol production and use in Brazil ( 1996 )
  • Handbook of energy utilization in agriculture
  • 1998
Greenhouse gas emissons and energy balances in bio-ethanol production and use in Brazil
  • 1996
CO2-balance for the cultivation and combustion of Miscanthus
Miscanthus ‘Giganteus’ is a perennial C4-grass from East Asia. The biomass yield-potential of Miscanthus has been investigated in Germany since 1987. The combustion of biomass offers a possibilityExpand
Atmospheric pollutant emission factor from open burning of sugar cane by wind tunnel simulation – Final Report
  • University of California,
  • 1994
Determinação de concentração de álcool nos gases de escapamentos de veículos leves, Relatório Interno
  • 1993
Controle de poluição veicular no Brasil, Relatório Interno
  • 1992
The sugar cane agro-industry—Its contribution to reducing CO2 emissions in Brazil
Abstract Production of sugar cane in Brazil is 222 million tonnes (harvested wet weight)/year and is processed to sugar (7.5 million tonnes) and ethanol (11.8 million m3) in 1990. The use of fossilExpand
Unregulated Emissions from Engines Fueled with Alcohols and Other Fuels
  • Proceedings of the IX International Symposium on Alcohol Fuels Florence,
  • 1991
Balanço de energia na produção de cana - de - açúcar e álcool nas usinas cooperadas
  • Boletim Técnico Copersucar – BTC n o 31 / 85 , Julho
  • 1985