Last edited 07 Mar 2022

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Capital energy

Embodied Carbon, The Inventory of Carbon and Energy (ICE), By Prof. Geoffrey Hammond and Craig Jones, Ed. Fiona Lowrie and Peter Tse, published by BSRIA in 2011, defines capital energy as the: ‘Energy required to manufacture capital inputs (e.g. ancillary infrastructure, such as buildings, machinery, tools).’


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