Decarbonization of Industry: The Cost of Electrifying Chemical Production

March 05, 2020 | State of the Market Report

Electrolysis technologies provide an opportunity for the chemical sector to decarbonize its supply chain and use renewable electricity as an alternative to oil and gas feedstock. In this report, we examine the economics of power-to-chemicals and answer a key question - which chemical manufacturing platforms will be electrified by 2050 and what will it take for electricity to end the dominance of oil & gas in the chemical sector?

Coverage Areas

  • Accelerating Materials Innovation
  • Owning the Energy Transition

Table of Contents

  • Title page
  • Executive Summary
  • Four Key Storylines: Owning the Energy Transition
  • Introduction to Power-to-Chemicals
  • Techno-Economic Analysis of Power-to-Chemicals
  • Scenario Analysis & Outlook
  • Appendix

Lead Analyst

Runeel Daliah
Analyst

Contributors

Arij van Berkel, Ph.D.
Yuan-Sheng Yu

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