Table 1: Summary of the technologies listed for the cases studied.

Case12345

1st generation ethanol productionXXXXX
P-fraction to 2nd generation ethanol productionXXX
Bagasse to 2nd generation ethanol productionX
Second generation process without pretreatmentX
Steam explosion pretreatmentX
Liquid hot water pretreatmentXX
Enzymatic hydrolysisXXXX
Condensation turbineXXXX
Cogeneration using bagasse
(50% w.b. moisture)
XX
Cogeneration using bagasse fibers
(8% w.b. moisture)
XXX
Cogeneration using sugarcane-trashXXXXX
Cogeneration using lignin wasteX