CPL - Chalmers Publication Library
| Utbildning | Forskning | Styrkeområden | Om Chalmers | In English In English Ej inloggad.

Future bioenergy trade in the EU: modelling trading options from a cost-effectiveness perspective

Julia Hansson (Institutionen för energi och miljö, Fysisk resursteori) ; Göran Berndes (Institutionen för energi och miljö, Fysisk resursteori)
Journal of Cleaner Production (0959-6526). Vol. 17 (2009), 1, p. 27-36.
[Artikel, refereegranskad vetenskaplig]

The purpose of this paper is to analyse under what conditions, with respect to CO2 emission-reduction and biofuels-for-transport targets, the trading in the EU of CO2 credits and solid and/or liquid biofuels is cost-effective from the perspective of an optimisation energy systems model. We use the PEEP model covering the EU27 (except Bulgaria, Malta, and Cyprus) to generate insights about the cost-effectiveness of different options under different policy scenarios. Trade in CO2 credits is a cost-effective option, in all relevant policy scenarios. Trade in some biofuels (mainly from Central and Eastern European countries to the EU15) is cost-effective in all assessed scenarios. In the case of CO2 targets (whether national or at the EU level) there is trade in solid biofuels. When biofuels-for-transport targets are also implemented, trading both solid and liquid biofuels is cost-effective.

Nyckelord: Bioenergy trade, Biofuels, Electricity, CO2 credits, EU

Denna post skapades 2009-04-21. Senast ändrad 2017-01-27.
CPL Pubid: 92687


Läs direkt!

Länk till annan sajt (kan kräva inloggning)

Institutioner (Chalmers)

Institutionen för energi och miljö, Fysisk resursteori


Övrig annan teknik
Teknik och social förändring

Chalmers infrastruktur

Relaterade publikationer

Denna publikation ingår i:

Perspectives on future bioenergy use and trade in a European policy context