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Biomass

Available potential of Biomass

sector Detail Resources Available potential
(kTOE/Yr)
Subtotal
(kTOE/Yr)
%
Forest Biomass Forest tree 6,760 6,760 58.1
Agricultural Biomass Ricestraw 308 542 4.7
Ricehul 122
Barleystraw 12
Beanstalk 40
Apple trim 60
Livestock Biomass Cattle 523 1,650 14.2
Pig 799
Chicken 329
Urban Biomass Combustibility 2,675 2,675 23.0
Total Biomass 11,627 100

* Korea Institute of Energy Research, 2007

Available potential of Biomass

kcal/year

Regions Total Biomass Agricultural Livestock Municipal Waste Forest
Seoul 5,149,217,238,039 3,066,220,115 1,645,113,372 4,934,313,781,350 210,192,123,202
Busan 1,909,937,571,653 27,280,504,669 18,755,099,475 1,285,740,605,000 578,161,362,509
Daegu 1,956,679,011,149 34,810,165,627 71,739,673,085 1,146,489,257,900 703,639,914,537
Incheon 2,553,375,600,377 75,894,476,146 115,363,781,393 1,906,992,388,200 455,124,954,639
Gwangju 1,172,494,274,998 39,547,984,568 26,033,327,958 739,159,967,000 367,752,995,472
Daejeon 1,154,856,306,069 14,707,495,969 18,143,268,031 726,552,896,200 395,452,645,870
Ulsan 1,511,936,549,868 37,673,480,806 93,868,815,123 432,381,372,500 948,012,881,439
Gyeonggi-do 15,696,487,131,552 605,017,147,633 3,028,723,482,272 4,958,652,231,700 7,104,094,269,947
Gangwon-do 28,366,946,440,145 271,697,854,971 793,636,245,478 1,144,082,738,088 26,157,529,601,609
Chungcheongbuk-do 8,473,296,838,390 362,059,057,021 996,220,618,667 1,138,164,596,910 5,976,852,565,792
Chungcheongnam-do 10,792,939,398,147 799,339,414,649 3,000,344,429,969 1,065,787,339,140 5,927,468,214,390
Gyeongsangbuk-do 24,343,400,573,150 1,095,422,878,041 2,132,678,196,737 1,350,268,509,700 19,765,030,988,672
Gyeongsangnam-do 13,994,693,153,996 546,353,609,709 1,915,676,979,564 1,815,968,688,200 9,716,693,876,523
Jeollabuk-do 10,477,444,642,703 751,389,319,159 1,889,039,282,763 703,013,951,300 7,134,002,089,481
Jeollanam-do 13,064,037,934,569 998,515,905,961 1,979,293,370,630 1,275,213,174,750 8,811,015,483,227
Jeju-do 2,248,047,577,121 50,745,978,972 445,393,060,797 216,713,413,700 1,535,195,123,652

based on 2010