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Type:

Input Variable

Units:

% (by mass)

Symbol:

kfuel

Fuel carbon content is the carbon content of the fuel as a percentage of its mass. This value is used to calculate the annual emissions of carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, and unburned hydrocarbons resulting from the consumption of this fuel in a generator, boiler, or reformer.

See also:

How HOMER Calculates Emissions

CO2 Emissions Penalty

CO Emissions Penalty

 

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