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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Review of Transportation Fuel Life Cycle Analysis

Review of Transportation Fuel Life Cycle Analysis

The objective of this study is to provide an assessment of existing life cycle analyses of transportation fuels, including a review of methodologies, analytical tools and models. This project scope includes identifying gaps in existing methodologies, data tools and models, and comparing their assumptions and limitations. This study reviews the published studies which have received the greatest policy attention. The underlying models, documentation and related papers, and input assumptions are also examined.


Coordinating Research Council

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Date of Publication:
February 2011

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GLRPPR is a member of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange, a national network of regional information centers: NEWMOA (Northeast), WRRC (Southeast), GLRPPR (Great Lakes), ZeroWasteNet (Southwest), P2RIC (Plains), Peaks to Prairies (Mountain), WSPPN (Pacific Southwest), PPRC (Northwest).


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