Essays about: "Biofuel in transportation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the words Biofuel in transportation.

  1. 1. WELL-TO-WHEELS ANALYSIS OF HEAVY-DUTY TRUCK FUELS : A comparison between LNG, LBG and Diese

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Simon Nylund; Niklas Wenstedt; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable; energy; GHG; emissions; production; processing; liquefaction; transportation; Hållbar; energi; GHG; utsläpp; produktion; process; förvätskning; transport;

    Abstract : Heavy-duty trucks accounts for 25% CO2 emissions in Sweden and there is approximately 12.6 million heavy-duty vehicles in the EU with different types of fuel and utilization areas. READ MORE

  2. 2. The phase-out of crop-based biofuels in EU by 2030 : analyzing the effects on the palm oil market and

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Sanae Sone Dy; [2019]
    Keywords : biofuel; palm oil; international trade; partial equilibrium; RED; REDII; ILUC; CO2 emisssions; carbon dioxide; biobränsle; palmolja; internationell handel; partiell jämviktsmodell; CO2 utsläpp; koldioxid;

    Abstract : When EU introduced the Renewable Energy Directive (RED) in 2009, one of the goals where that by 2020 every EU country should have 10% of their transportation running on biofuels. This made the market for biofuel rise and therefore also the exports of palm oil to the EU. READ MORE

  3. 3. Development of a method that quantifies the filtration efficiency of soft particles in drop-in fuels

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Swarga Shriharsha; [2019]
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    Abstract : The global carbon footprint is increasing with course of time. World is moving towards fossil free and reduce the dependency of fossil fuels to meet their daily needs. Transportation industry is the major user of fossil fuels today and major contributor to the CO2 emissions which leads to global warming. READ MORE

  4. 4. Utilization of Forest Residue through Combined Heat and Power or Biorefinery for Applications in the Swedish Transportation Sector : a comparison in efficiency, emissions, economics and end usage

    University essay from KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi; KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi

    Author : Hanna Fogdal; Adrian Baars; [2017]
    Keywords : Biofuel; biodiesel; biomass; Combined Heat and Power plant; CHP plant; Fischer-Tropsch; gasification; forest to wheel; district heating; electric vehicles; EV; Stockholm; forest residue; LCA; Biobränsle; biodiesel; kraftvärme; elbilar; fjärrvärme; grot; skogsavfall; fossiloberoende fordonsflotta; förgasning;

    Abstract : Sweden has the goal of reaching a fossil independent transportation sector by 2030. Two ways to reach the goal is to increase the use of electric vehicles or produce more biofuels. Both alternatives could be powered by forest residue, which is an underutilized resource in the country. READ MORE

  5. 5. Comparison study of various current and potential liquid biofuels in road freight transport : Application on a case study on Transport Centralen in Halmstad

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Ansu Alex; [2017]
    Keywords : Liquid biofuels; Heavy transports;

    Abstract : The role of liquid biofuels in transportation to minimize the effects of climate change is  evident and has led to a number of studies on finding effective solutions to replace fossil fuels. Liquid biofuels are especially important for heavy duty transports as the effective ‘green’ alternatives are not as many compared to light duty vehicles; for which for e. READ MORE