The Economics Of Growing And Delivering Cellulosic Feedstocks In The Beaumont, Texas Area
AbstractWe estimate the contract prices that must be paid to grow cellulosic energy crops, and the costs of harvesting and transporting those crops in the Beaumont, TX area. Results indicate that the delivered price would range between $54 and $101 per ton of dry matter depending on the specific crop.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Southern Agricultural Economics Association in its series 2008 Annual Meeting, February 2-6, 2008, Dallas, Texas with number 6788.
Date of creation: 2008
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renewable fuels; biofuels; alternative fuels; cellulosic; biomass; feedstock; Monte Carlo simulation; Resource /Energy Economics and Policy; Q12; Q42;
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