IPCC methodology for non-energy lubricant uses

Name Type Unit Note
Lubricant type Selection

Type of lubricant

Energy quantity consumed Input Data GJ

Quantity of lubricant used - defined on an energy basis

Mass quantity used Input Data kg

Quantity of lubricant used - defined on an mass basis

Lower heating value Reference Data GJ/kg

Energy quantity per mass of lubricant. This value is also known as the 'lower heating value' or 'gross calorific value'

Carbon content Reference Data kg/GJ

Mass of carbon contained within lubricant in relation to the energy content of the lubricant

Fraction oxidised during use Reference Data

Fraction of lubricant which is oxidised during use