26 Dec '17, 12pm

@SteveWestly

This ICF International report provides an economic analysis of Innovative Crude Production Methods under the Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS). The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has proposed to re-adopt the LCFS, reaffirming its original target of a 10 percent reduction in the carbon intensity of transportation fuels used in California by 2020 and subsequent years. The regulation and the re-adoption proposal include provisions to promote innovations in crude oil production methods that reduce the carbon intensity of petroleum. ICF International employed IMPLAN, an input-output model, to calculate the economic impacts of deploying solar steam generation and solar electric power generation technologies. ICF developed steady and accelerated deployment scenarios for each technology, capturing 5 percent and 30 percent of their respective markets (as measured by volume of ...

Full article: https://www.seia.org/research-resources/impact-solar-powe...

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