diesel, low-sulphur, at refinery

Contents

Estimation for the total conversion of refinery production to low-sulphur diesel with a sulphur content < 50ppm (Today 350ppm). A additional energy use (6% of energy use for diesel production in the refinery) has been estimated. Data for additional emissions and additional infrastructure were not available.

dataset

number 1546
timestamp 2010-06-16T17:17:01
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validRegionalCodes RegionalCodes.xml
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referenceFunction

unit kg
amount 1
includedProcesses additional energy use for production, no process specific emissions and material use.
infrastructureIncluded true
datasetRelatesToProduct true

geography

location RER
text Estimation for the European situation.

technology

Different technologies might be used to reduce the sulphur content, e.g. better catalysts, new hydrodesulphurisation process, higher storage capacities, separate transport systems.

timePeriod

startYear 2005
endYear 2005

dataSetInformation

timestamp 2003-07-04T16:28:05
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