Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Heavy fuel oil;from crude oil;consumption mix, at refinery (Location: EU-15)


The data set covers all relevant process steps / technologies over the supply chain of the represented cradle to gate inventory with a good overall data quality. Crude oil mix information based on official statistical information. Energy carrier extraction and processing data are of sufficient to good (e.g. refinery) data quality. Inventory is partly based on primary industry data, partly on secondary literature data. The refinery emission data are based on literature and the European Pollutant Emission Register (EPER).

Synonyms: Fuel oil heavy

Technical Purpose: Heavy fuel oil from refinery for combustion in power plants, vessels and combustion engines.

Geographical Representation: EU-15

Contributors (in alphabetical order)
Simone Fazio
David Pennington
How to cite
Fazio, Simone; Pennington, David (2003):  Heavy fuel oil;from crude oil;consumption mix, at refinery (Location: EU-15). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Additional information
Issue date 2003-01-01
Landing page
Geographic area European Union
Temporal coverage (start date) 2003-01-01
Temporal coverage (end date) 2012-01-01
Update frequency irregular
Language English
EuroVoc domain(s) 36 SCIENCE; 52 ENVIRONMENT

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