Impacts on producers and customers of conflicting rules for LCA (final report)

Report no 2022:05a
Wednesday, 25 May, 2022

This is the project report from the project “Impacts on producers and customers of conflicting rules for LCA”. The aim of the project was increased understanding of the multitude of life cycle assessment frameworks used for fuels and the consequences of conflicting rules. During the project eight different fuels were assessed using three different frameworks. The frameworks that were used was the EU Renewable Energy Directive, the EU framework for Product Environmental Footprints, and the frameworks of Environmental Product Declarations. The results has also been summarized in an Exceutive summary (in Swedish), see link below.

Report also published at F3 – svenskt kunskapscentrum för förnybara drivmedel.

F3 centre

Executive summary

About the project

Sofia Poulikidou, Kristin Johansson, Henric Lassesson, Johan Nilsson, Pavinee Nojpanya and Tomas Rydberg, IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute. Miguel Brandão, KTH Royal Institute of Technology. Tomas Ekvall, TERRA and Chalmers University of Technology. Katarina Lorentzon, Anna Ekman Nilsson and Jennifer Davis, RISE. Ingrid Nyström, CIT Industriell Energi AB. Anna Wikström and Maria Rydberg, Swedish Life Cycle Center