Emission Factor

Electricity - high voltage (electricity production - lignite)

Emission factor summary

Electricity emission factor (Scope 3 - without transmission and distribution losses) using allocation - cut-off system model. Scope 3 emissions happen in the supply chain of the electricity production including the extraction/transport/transformation of the fuel as well as infrastructure/maintenance/other chemicals and consumables necessary to the functioning of the power plant. Retrieved from ecoinvent v3.8.

PropertyValue
NameElectricity - high voltage (electricity production - lignite)
SectorEnergy
CategoryElectricity
Sourceecoinvent
Region
Unit Type
Year
2021
Year Released
2021
Emission Factor
  • CO2e0000kg/kWh
LCA Activity
upstream
Supported CO2e Calculation Method
AR5
Data Versioning
  • Status: Current

API Reference

Activity ID
electricity-supply_grid-source_electricity_production_lignite
UUID
570031ec-95f3-423f-81e0-9fb5f0c4042f
Code Snippet
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