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Table 4 Breakdown of GHG emissions (kg CO2-e per m3) in terms of inputs

From: Improving the carbon footprint of water treatment with renewable energy: a Western Australian case study

  GWTP Surface water Desalination
Electricity 0.36 0.34 2.41
Chemicals and membranes 0.02 0.08 0.05
Total 0.38 0.42 2.46