Department of Economics
This bulletin constitutes a report on the costs of producing fuel alcohol in small- or community-scale alcohol plants. The basis for this analysis is a pilot fuel alcohol plant built on the South Dakota State University (SDSU) campus. Data taken and adapted from the operation of this pilot plant were used to estimate the capital and operating costs presented herein.
small ethanol plants production costs, fuel alcohol production costs
South Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station, South Dakota State University
Hoffman, R. and Dobbs, T. L., "A Small-Scale Plant: Costs of Making Fuel Alcohol" (1982). Research Bulletins of the South Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station (1887-2011). 691.