Avoided energy cost of producing minerals: The case of iron ore
Jose-Luis Palacios, Ivan Fernandes, Alejandro Abadias, Alicia Valero, Antonio Valero, Markus A Reuter
Energy Reports | ELSEVIER | Published : 2019
Awarded by Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness
We thank the National Secretary of Science and Education of Ecuador (SENESCYT) for the support to publish this paper in an open-access version. This study received funding from the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness under the framework of project ENE2017-85224R. We thank Prof. Dr. Oscar Restrepo of Universidad Nacional de Colombia for providing a valuable bibliography, Frans Van Schalkwyk of the Helmholtz Institute Freiberg for Resource Technology for the revision of the computational model, and three anonymous reviewers whose comments greatly improved the quality of the paper.