A spatially-explicit approach to the design of ethanol supply chains considering multiple technologies and carbon trading effects

R.A. Ortiz Gutiérreza, S. Penazzia, A. Bernardia, S. Giarolaa, b and F. Bezzoa,    aCAPE-Lab, Department of Industrial Engineering, Università di Padova,via Marzolo 9, 35131, Padova, Italy, bCPSE, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, SW7 2AZ London, UK


This work proposes a spatially explicit Mixed Integer Linear Programming (MILP) modelling framework representing the dynamic evolution of a bioethanol supply chain (SC) under increasing biofuel demand and GHG emissions savings over the time. Key features of the proposed framework comprise: i) the incorporation of available set-aside rural surfaces ...

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