Puuenergian käyttö ja kasvihuonekaasupäästöjen rajoittaminen: PUUT22

Translated title of the contribution: Wood energy and greenhouse gases

Sampo Soimakallio, Margareta Wihersaari

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Abstract

This project concerns greenhouse gas emissions coming from wood fuel production chains and the role of wood fuels in the control of greenhouse gas emissions in Finland. The direct and indirect greenhouse gas emissions resulting from five different fuel production chains of wood chips were modeled in the first part of the study (1999-2000): terrain chipping, roadside chipping, terminal chipping, chipping of loose residues at the end use facility and chipping of baled residues at the end use facility. Some calculations for carbon balances in the forest soil were also made. In this second study the calculation models were completed with production chain of manual thinning and of wood pellets. Regional as well as economical aspects were considered from a point of view of reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Calculations concerning the use of wood fuels on a national level in Finland when reducing greenhouse gas emissions were also made.
Translated title of the contributionWood energy and greenhouse gases
Original languageFinnish
Title of host publicationPuuenergian teknologiaohjelman vuosikirja 2002
Subtitle of host publicationPuuenergian teknologiaohjelman vuosiseminaari
Place of PublicationEspoo
PublisherVTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
Pages269-277
ISBN (Electronic)951-38-5733-6
ISBN (Print)951-38-5732-8
Publication statusPublished - 2002
MoE publication typeB3 Non-refereed article in conference proceedings
EventPuuenergian teknologiaohjelman vuosiseminaari - Joensuu, Finland
Duration: 18 Sep 200219 Sep 2002

Publication series

SeriesVTT Symposium
Number221
ISSN0357-9387

Seminar

SeminarPuuenergian teknologiaohjelman vuosiseminaari
CountryFinland
CityJoensuu
Period18/09/0219/09/02

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    Soimakallio, S., & Wihersaari, M. (2002). Puuenergian käyttö ja kasvihuonekaasupäästöjen rajoittaminen: PUUT22. In Puuenergian teknologiaohjelman vuosikirja 2002: Puuenergian teknologiaohjelman vuosiseminaari (pp. 269-277). VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. VTT Symposium, No. 221 http://www.vtt.fi/inf/pdf/symposiums/2002/S221.pdf