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Energy budget for an energywood harvesting systemAuthor(s): W.F. Watson; D.E. Miller; B.J. Stokes; M.L. Broussard
Source: Proceedings of the Southern Forest Biomass Workshop; 1986 June 16-19; Knoxville, TN. Muscle Shoals, AL: Tennessee Valley Authority. p. 113-116.
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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DescriptionThe fuel and energy requirements for alternative energywood harvesting operations were determined from field operations. Comparisons were made among the total energy requirements including transportation for conventional operation and one- and two-pass energywood operations. The two-pass energywood operation requlred more energy per green ton than the other operations. Transportation required twice as much energy as did the woods operations.
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CitationWatson, W.F.; Miller, D.E.; Stokes, B.J.; Broussard, M.L. 1987. Energy budget for an energywood harvesting system. Proceedings of the Southern Forest Biomass Workshop; 1986 June 16-19; Knoxville, TN. Muscle Shoals, AL: Tennessee Valley Authority. p. 113-116.
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