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Table 1

List of non-renewable energy carriers and their respective share in India [2, 52].

Energy carrier Share Emissions (g CO2/kWh) Weighted average (g CO2/kWh)
Coal 0.545 860 511.51
Lignite 0.018 1020
Gas 0.07 330
Oil 0.002 675
Rest* 0.365 0

Rest includes Hydropower and Renewable Energy Sources.

Operational emissions were assumed to be 0 for simplicity.

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