From Engineering Economics to Extended Exergy Accounting: A Possible Path from Monetary to Resource‐Based Costing

@article{Sciubba2004FromEE,
  title={From Engineering Economics to Extended Exergy Accounting: A Possible Path from Monetary to Resource‐Based Costing},
  author={Enrico Sciubba},
  journal={Journal of Industrial Ecology},
  year={2004},
  volume={8}
}
  • E. Sciubba
  • Published 1 October 2004
  • Economics
  • Journal of Industrial Ecology
The article describes the extended exergy accounting technique (EEA), a novel method for computing the cost of a commodity based on its resource‐base equivalent value (as opposed to its monetary cost) that enables the analyst to perform more complete and meaningful assessments of a complex system. The claim made here is that the novelty, as well as the decisive advantage, of EEA consists in its being entirely and uniformly resource based, thanks to the inclusion in the system balance of… 

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