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Title: Modularized Production of Fuels and other Value-Added Products from Distributed, Wasted, or Stranded Feedstocks

Abstract

Distributed, wasted, or stranded feedstocks, when converted and upgraded into fuels, could replace about 6% of the US demand for liquid fuels, which is about 25% of the net import of petroleum by the US. We review the current state of modular approaches for conversion of these feedstocks, including the technology and economics associated with processing carbon-containing waste and stranded, carbon-containing gas. The wide geographic distribution of the feedstocks will require technology that can be scaled down effectively and that can be manufactured, installed, operated and monitored in ways that gain economies of mass production rather than economies of throughput scaling.

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1];  [1];  [2];  [1];  [1];  [3];  [4];  [5];  [6]
  1. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland Washington
  2. Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne Illinois
  3. Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls Idaho
  4. MODO Global, 18 Crosby DR, Bedford, MA
  5. University of Tübingen, Tübingen Germany
  6. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley California
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
Iowa State University; USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) - Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO)
OSTI Identifier:
1487116
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-06CH11357
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews. Energy and Environment
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 7; Journal Issue: 6; Journal ID: ISSN 2041-8396
Publisher:
Wiley
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Weber, Robert S., Holladay, Johnathan E., Jenks, Cynthia, Panisko, Ellen A., Snowden-Swan, Lesley J., Ramirez-Corredores, Magdalena, Baynes, Brian, Angenent, Largus T., and Boysen, Dane. Modularized Production of Fuels and other Value-Added Products from Distributed, Wasted, or Stranded Feedstocks. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1002/wene.308.
Weber, Robert S., Holladay, Johnathan E., Jenks, Cynthia, Panisko, Ellen A., Snowden-Swan, Lesley J., Ramirez-Corredores, Magdalena, Baynes, Brian, Angenent, Largus T., & Boysen, Dane. Modularized Production of Fuels and other Value-Added Products from Distributed, Wasted, or Stranded Feedstocks. United States. doi:10.1002/wene.308.
Weber, Robert S., Holladay, Johnathan E., Jenks, Cynthia, Panisko, Ellen A., Snowden-Swan, Lesley J., Ramirez-Corredores, Magdalena, Baynes, Brian, Angenent, Largus T., and Boysen, Dane. Tue . "Modularized Production of Fuels and other Value-Added Products from Distributed, Wasted, or Stranded Feedstocks". United States. doi:10.1002/wene.308.
@article{osti_1487116,
title = {Modularized Production of Fuels and other Value-Added Products from Distributed, Wasted, or Stranded Feedstocks},
author = {Weber, Robert S. and Holladay, Johnathan E. and Jenks, Cynthia and Panisko, Ellen A. and Snowden-Swan, Lesley J. and Ramirez-Corredores, Magdalena and Baynes, Brian and Angenent, Largus T. and Boysen, Dane},
abstractNote = {Distributed, wasted, or stranded feedstocks, when converted and upgraded into fuels, could replace about 6% of the US demand for liquid fuels, which is about 25% of the net import of petroleum by the US. We review the current state of modular approaches for conversion of these feedstocks, including the technology and economics associated with processing carbon-containing waste and stranded, carbon-containing gas. The wide geographic distribution of the feedstocks will require technology that can be scaled down effectively and that can be manufactured, installed, operated and monitored in ways that gain economies of mass production rather than economies of throughput scaling.},
doi = {10.1002/wene.308},
journal = {Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews. Energy and Environment},
issn = {2041-8396},
number = 6,
volume = 7,
place = {United States},
year = {2018},
month = {6}
}

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