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Operational Management Implemented in Biofuel Upstream Supply Chain and Downstream International Trading: Current Issues in Southeast Asia

Hoo Poh Ying, Cassendra Bong Phun Chien, Fan Yee Van
2020 Energies  
Biofuel supply chain and trading at international level remain as an apparent research potential where only limited numbers of global energy models explicitly simulate international bioenergy trade.  ...  , considering economic and environmental factor.  ...  [65] to consider the economic performance, environmental footprint as well as the social footprint in determining an optimal regional biomass energy supply chain. Jonkman et al.  ... 
doi:10.3390/en13071799 fatcat:4lr2pkasvjeylp7pafyxlafhu4

An overview to process design, simulation and sustainability evaluation of biodiesel production

Mustafa Kamal Pasha, Lingmei Dai, Dehua Liu, Miao Guo, Wei Du
2021 Biotechnology for Biofuels  
evaluation, optimization and supply chain management.  ...  Considering the complexity of biodiesel production processes, process design, quantitative evaluation and optimization of the biodiesel from whole systems perspectives is essential for unlocking the complexity  ...  Acknowledgements The authors express their gratitude to the support from China-Latin America Joint Laboratory for Clean Energy and Climate Change (KY201501004), and Dongguan Science & Technology Bureau  ... 
doi:10.1186/s13068-021-01977-z pmid:34074344 fatcat:lgziughx4zhyxlduqloe5mbtfm

Mapping investment environment by optimizing the forest bioenergy production plant locations

Karthikeyan Natarajan
2019 Dissertationes Forestales  
, choice of technology, feedstock resource allocation with import options, minimized cost of supply chain, income from by-product sales and CO2 emission savings.  ...  account of economic, environmental and societal aspects of the bioenergy value chain.  ...  In Article II, the model provided solutions on what type, and share of feedstock can be allocated to future FT-biodiesel production plants with respect to its costs of the supply chain.  ... 
doi:10.14214/df.273 fatcat:kbfoqtg5sngxhcm2bf44oe3c64

Future System Challenges in the Design of Renewable Bio-energy Systems and the Synthesis of Sustainable Biorefineries [chapter]

Antonis Kokossis, Aidong Yang
2009 Design for Energy and the Environment  
Besides a general discussion, the paper outlines opportunities for innovation in design, concept-level synthesis, process integration, and the development of supply chains.  ...  The chemical industry experiences a steady growth in the use of renewables induced by the gradual depletion of oil, uncertainties in energy supplies and a commanding requirement to reduce GHG emissions  ...  Illustrative BTL links and supply chains  ... 
doi:10.1201/9781439809136-c8 fatcat:dpelet775bhexjcm3yj4gqfgqy

Development and implementation of an optimisation model for biofuels supply chain

Christiana Papapostolou, Emilia Kondili, John K. Kaldellis
2011 Energy  
Therefore, the consideration of an integrated supply chain appropriately modelled is believed to be very critical and could result in the optimal solution per case, economically and/or environmentally  ...  In this paper the development of a mathematical model for the optimal design and operation of Biofuels Supply Chain is proposed as an integrated approach that can take into account both technical and economic  ...  In the operational level the decision making involves mainly planning problems, such as: The economic and performance measures that will evaluate the efficiency of the supply chain The material flows in  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.energy.2011.08.013 fatcat:nvvcqirc4vchtgzpsmlytcyhpq

Green, Yellow, and Woody Biomass Supply-Chain Management: A Review

Efthymios Rodias, Remigio Berruto, Dionysis Bochtis, Alessandro Sopegno, Patrizia Busato
2019 Energies  
efficiency of biomass supply chain.  ...  In this paper, we conducted a comprehensive review on research studies targeted to advancements at biomass supply-chain management in connection to these three types of biomass sources.  ...  Authors in [40] analyzed the viability of eucalyptus supply chain and further evaluated the optimal location of a power plant to be fed by wood.  ... 
doi:10.3390/en12153020 fatcat:unhlek7phzdtfltnkifkez767q

On the use of systems technologies and a systematic approach for the synthesis and the design of future biorefineries

Antonis C. Kokossis, Aidong Yang
2010 Computers and Chemical Engineering  
Besides a general discussion, the paper outlines opportunities for innovation in design, concept-level synthesis, process integration, and the development of supply chains.  ...  The chemical industry experiences a steady growth in the use of renewables induced by the gradual depletion of oil, uncertainties in energy supplies and a commanding requirement to reduce GHG emissions  ...  Process synthesis and conceptual programming can assess overall routings (global view), and the scope for integration between adjacent sites, processes and supply chains.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.compchemeng.2010.02.021 fatcat:z6wkn6s5kbg2hctlzob6xjchna

A conceptual framework for the analysis of the effect of institutions on biofuel supply chains

J.A. Moncada, Z. Lukszo, M. Junginger, A. Faaij, M. Weijnen
2017 Applied Energy  
The proposed method is illustrated by a case study on a biodiesel supply chain in Germany.  ...  The German biodiesel supply chain was formalized into an agent-based model. Patterns in production capacity result from investors' perceptions of the market.  ...  This research is embedded in the Climate-KIC project ''Biojet fuel supply Chain Development and Flight Operations (Renjet)".  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.10.070 fatcat:vyy62242w5b75ldf5j4nf3zskq

A CRITICAL TAXONOMY OF SOCIO-ECONOMIC STUDIES AROUND BIOMASS AND BIO-WASTE TO ENERGY PROJECTS

Gratitude Charis, Gwiranai Danha, Edison Muzenda
2018 Detritus  
like land use, harvesting, transporting and economic conversion plant supplies.  ...  at various points or on the whole the supply chain.  ...  In most cases, these studies exclude detailed techno-economic study of the conversion plant, but span the upstream supply chain, value chain and impacts on relevant stakeholders.  ... 
doi:10.31025/2611-4135/2018.13687 fatcat:igokf2m5azbrzh46slqkg5cale

Design of Sustainable Biofuel Processes and Supply Chains: Challenges and Opportunities

George Zaimes, Nemi Vora, Shauhrat Chopra, Amy Landis, Vikas Khanna
2015 Processes  
Simultaneously incorporating economic and environment objectives in the design and optimization of emerging biofuel supply chains requires a radical new paradigm.  ...  However, traditional life cycle assessment (LCA) ignores economic aspects and the role of ecological goods and services in supply chains, and hence is limited in its ability for guiding decisionmaking  ...  of emerging biomass-to-fuel supply chains.  ... 
doi:10.3390/pr3030634 fatcat:5w3djx5qqjhqxis7nprxfpfjwy

An integrated gas-oil and bio-diesel supply network model with strategic and tactical applications considering the environmental aspects

Seyed Meysam Rafie, Hadi Sahebi
2021 Oil & Gas Science and Technology  
This paper presents an optimization model for the gas-oil and biodiesel supply chains suggesting the optimization of both supply chains simultaneously for the first time.  ...  The proposed model deals with the connection points of two supply chains and determines the two chains' connection points by considering two economic and environmental objective functions.  ...  Comparison between economic and environmental objective function in three models of gas-oil supply chain, non-integrated gas-oil and biodiesel supply chain, and integrated gas-oil and biodiesel supply  ... 
doi:10.2516/ogst/2021021 fatcat:i2mdsmtfjzfw5f3grn447vjs4u

Methods to optimise the design and management of biomass-for-bioenergy supply chains: A review

Annelies De Meyer, Dirk Cattrysse, Jussi Rasinmäki, Jos Van Orshoven
2014 Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews  
Such approach must be based on the consideration of the interrelationships and interdependence between all operations in the entire biomass-for-bioenergy supply chain.  ...  supply chain design and management.  ...  Acknowledgements The research on which this article is based is funded by a PhD grant of the Agency for Innovation by Science and Technology (IWT) in Flanders, Belgium.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.rser.2013.12.036 fatcat:iji66gw3ozdnvgrfs6lzi6rzxy

Modelling the interaction between policies and international trade flows for liquid biofuels: an agent-based modelling approach

M.C.M. van Tol, J.A. Moncada, Z. Lukszo, M. Weijnen
2020 Energy Policy  
Modelling the interaction between policies and international trade flows for liquid biofuels an agent-based modelling approach van Tol, M. C.M.; Moncada, J. A.; Lukszo, Z.; Weijnen, M.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors wish to thank Maarten Franssen for helpful comments and suggestions. Appendix A.  ...  This conceptual framework has been applied in the analysis of two existing biofuel supply chains, namely the German biodiesel supply chain (Moncada et al., 2017a) and the Brazilian sugarcane-ethanol  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2020.112021 fatcat:vojt25gstzgj3cv2wp2voofrju

Optimal integration of microalgae production with photovoltaic panels: environmental impacts and energy balance

Marjorie Morales, Arnaud Hélias, Olivier Bernard
2019 Biotechnology for Biofuels  
The main objective of this study is to measure, via LCA framework, the energy performance and environmental impact of microalgae biodiesel produced in a solar greenhouse, alternating optimal microalgae  ...  However, they require larger energy supplies, so that their environmental impacts remain uncertain, as illustrated by the contradictory results in the literature.  ...  Acknowledgements We thank Quentin Béchet, who helped tremendously on the mathematical model for predicting biomass productivities, and Rachida Boubekri from Sunpartner Technologies who provided some data  ... 
doi:10.1186/s13068-019-1579-4 pmid:31624501 pmcid:PMC6781331 fatcat:53xtlfum4vbyjeiz3qcaf5jway

Insight into the Sustainable Integration of Bio- and Petroleum Refineries for the Production of Fuels and Chemicals

Wegik Dwi Prasetyo, Zulfan Adi Putra, Muhammad Roil Bilad, Teuku Meurah Indra Mahlia, Yusuf Wibisono, Nik Abdul Hadi Nordin, Mohd Dzul Hakim Wirzal
2020 Polymers  
The exhaust gas emission of automobiles apart from the industrial and power plant emission has been viewed as the cause of global warming.  ...  Biomass is abundant and currently is still low in utilization.  ...  Fattahi and Govindan [45] proposed multi-stage stochastic programming with the Benders decomposition approach to evaluate the sustainable design of biofuel supply chain networks under biomass supply  ... 
doi:10.3390/polym12051091 pmid:32403227 fatcat:hxx32gzz3vca7glvbny6tzoeo4
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