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Table 2

Specific emission intensities and plant lifetimes for different energy generation and storage technologies.

Technology Specific emissions EI Reference
Roof top solar PV 1.8424 × 106 kg/MW Good et al. [37]
Utility scale solar PV 1.8424 × 106 kg/MW Good et al. [37]
Wind 1.2749 × 106 kg/MW Kumar et al. [38]
Storage 75000 kgCO2e/MWh capacity Larcher and Tarascon [39]
Coal 950 kgCO2e/MWh Kelp and Dundas [40]
Gas 600 kgCO2e/MWh Kelp and Dundas [40]

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