Measuring the possibilities of inter-fuel substitution

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Country Economics Department, the World Bank , Washington, DC (1818 H St.,N.W., Washington 20433)
Fuel -- Taxation., Environmental protec
StatementRobert Bacon.
SeriesPolicy research working papers ;, WPS 1031
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LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57 P63 no. 1031
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 76 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL1488825M
LC Control Number93159911

Measuring the possibilities of inter-fuel substitution. Washington, DC ( H St., N.W., Washington ): Country Economics Department, the World Bank, [] (OCoLC) Griffin, James M, "Inter-fuel Substitution Possibilities: A Translog Application to Intercountry Data," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol.

18(3), pagesOctober. Edward A. Hudson & Dale W. Jorgenson,   This book presents an analysis of the inter-fuel substitution in industrial sectors in India using Translog cost functions.

Energy use behaviour across industrial sectors can be inferred from the estimated price and substitution elasticities. This work is perhaps the first attempt to use a unique disaggregated energy consumption data for over Author: Anoop Singh, Kirit Parikh, Jyoti Parikh.

Estimates of inter-fuel substitution possibilities in Chinese chemical industry Energy Economics, Vol. 40 Measuring Energy Security: Trends in. Differences in the estimation of inter-factor and inter-fuel elasticities of substitution were attributed to the country of study, methodology used, data used, sample size and a range of other factors.

But according to Stern (), inter-fuel substitution depends on the structure of the economy and not the level of economic by: study on the potential inter-fuel substitution elasticity is very limited and the possibilities of substitution among these fuels have paid less consideratio nb yt h es c h o l a r s(M a h m o o.

Studies by Smyth et al. (), Lin and Wesseh (), and Bloch et al.

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() have attempted to measure inter-factor and/or inter-fuel substitution in China, but these literatures assume that. The focus of this study is to investigate technical change and inter-fuel substitution possibilities in the South African Energy economy among Coal, petroleum and electricity.

Other factor input like labor and fix capital formation were included to compute the production model for South Africa since they are important variable in South Africa's.

Griffin, James M, "Inter-fuel Substitution Possibilities: A Translog Application to Intercountry Data," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol.

18(3), pagesOctober. Yet when one looks for estimates of inter-factor and inter-fuel substitution possibilities and price elasticities of energy demand for China, they are almost non-existent.

The few papers that do exist (Han et al., ; Hang and Tu, ; Fan et al., ) say little about factor substitution between energy and non-energy and they do not. The main objective of this paper is first to attempt investigating the possibilities of inter-factor and inter-fuel substitution in the Nigerian energy economy.

This factor and energy substitution will to some extent analyze how the use of energy and non-energy inputs can be substituted for policy recommendation to achieve environmental. These conditions make Egypt a suitable case in which to study the mitigation potential of inter-fuel substitution and how energy consumption really impacts on economic growth.

Download: Download high-res image (KB) Download: Download full-size image; Fig. Energy consumption, emissions, and GDP in Egypt ( – ). Within this perspective the objectives of the study are a) to identify the factors that influence gasoline demand, b) to measure the possibility of inter-fuel substitution and the resulting consequences for petrol demand and c) generate alternative demand scenarios to overcome the existing excess supply.

The maximum road transportation fuel substitution through biomass is usually considered around 8% of present gasoline and diesel consumption if production of biofuels were restricted to 10% of agricultural land.

It is difficult to assess today the availability of land for energy crops or biofuels by the year or beyond, and it should be borne in mind that several crops (rape, wheat, etc. "Measuring the energy input substitution and output effects of energy price changes and the implications for the environment," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol.

(C). Lin, Boqiang & Atsagli, Philip, "Inter-fuel substitution possibilities in South Africa: A translog production function approach," Energy, Elsevier, vol. (C), pages Energy intensity and elasticity, together with inter-fuel substitution are key issues in the current development stage of Ghana.

Translog production and ridge regression are applied for studying. Bacon, Robert, "Measuring the possibilities of interfuel substitution," Policy Research Working Paper SeriesThe World Bank.

Al-Mutairi, Naief & Burney, Nadeem A., "Factor substitution, and economies of scale and utilisation in Kuwait's crude oil industry," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol.

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24(4), pagesJuly. 7) Method of measurement by substitution: The value of a quantity to be measured is replaced by a known value of the same quantity, so selected that the effects produced in the indicating device by these two values are the same (a type of direct comparison).

Much research has focused on fuel reduction possibilities from altering airline business practices. Jamin et al. [1] test the substitution of all connecting flights in the US National Airspace System (NAS) with direct, non-stop flights. Without changing fleet structure, this results in a. LFAE approximations suggest that the activation energies for substitution reactions with these ions are relatively large.

The general rate law for square planar substitution is: Rate = (k1 + k2[Cl –]) [[Pt(NH 3)4] 2+]. The general procedure is to measure either the disappearance of [Pt(NH3)4] 2+ or the formation of [Pt(NH3)3Cl].

Utilizing the trans-log production model, this study is an endeavor to investigate the potential inter-fuel substitution by estimating the substitution elasticity between pairs of coal, natural. monitor the possibility of theft.

Importance of Real Time Visibility. New generation units are essentially provide both a highly sophisticated middleware service and a front end information processor.

The array of communication services will simultaneously monitor all vehicle activity, driver communication and operational data so that information. The fact that a society's production possibility frontier is bowed out or concave to the original Of a graph demonstrates the law of.

Specialization in production was the starting point for what book in economic that many regard as the beginning of economics. The substitution effect constitutes almost the entire effect of a price change. Following similar line of research, Lin and Ahmad () investigate technical changes, inter-factor and inter-fuel substitution possibilities between pairs of capital, labor, petroleum and gas.

A) The income effect might run in the opposite direction of the substitution effect. B) The income effect always runs in the opposite direction of the substitution effect.

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C) The income and substitution effects just offset each other, which explains a lot. D) The income and substitution. Having read the original, this abridgment is occasionally choppy-sounding and since this book is printed smaller (about '' x 10'', while the original is 9'' x '') the pictures are not quite as clear.

It is a decent overview of the origins, art and architecture, but is a poor substitution for the more complete s: earlier input substitution research, specifically with regards to analyzing how power producers adjust their choice of fuel mix in response to changing fossil fuel prices.

The model developed in this report estimates values for the elasticity of substitution, which is a measure. History. The theory of indifference curves was developed by Francis Ysidro Edgeworth, who explained in his book the mathematics needed for their drawing; later on, Vilfredo Pareto was the first author to actually draw these curves, in his book.

The theory can be derived from William Stanley Jevons' ordinal utility theory, which posits that individuals can always rank any consumption. The reason for this admission is that Dr Strange’s Evangelical Reformed Church preference for Penal Substitution as mediated through sola scriptura (but one of many ways God may communicate if one gets an infinitely sacramental universe) forms the second half of the book as he lays into the much more me theology of Clark H Pinnock, whose Reviews: 2.

The measurement of water vapor sorption isotherms was the method of choice to confirm the formation of mixed MOFs instead of mixed-linker phases. Thereby, the water sorption isotherms indicate the simultaneous formation of both MOF phases, albeit they do not exclude mixed-linker MOFs which may have formed at low levels of substitution.

The baseline and measure technology will be the same across fuel substitution test, cost-effectiveness calculations, and reported energy savings. Fuel Substitution Test The fuel substitution test as indicated in D shall meet the following two requirements at the measure level to be eligible for energy efficiency program funding: 1.On a production possibilities frontier showing possible output levels of good A and good B, the opportunity cost of producing the first 10 units of A will usually be enable the economy to produce outside its original production possibilities frontier.

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