Life cycle environmental impacts of electricity from fossil fuels in Turkey

@inproceedings{Atilgan2015LifeCE,
  title={Life cycle environmental impacts of electricity from fossil fuels in Turkey},
  author={Burcin Atilgan and Adisa Azapagic},
  year={2015}
}
Abstract This paper presents for the first time the life cycle environmental impacts of electricity generation from fossil fuel power plants in Turkey which supply three quarters of national demand. There are 16 lignite, eight hard coal and 187 gas power plants in Turkey, all of which are considered in the study. The results suggest that electricity generation from gas has the lowest impacts for 10 out of 11 impacts considered. However, its ozone layer depletion is 48 times higher than for… CONTINUE READING

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