CONCEPTS AND DEFINITIONS
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Term
Charcoal (code R5160)
Term extension
Energy
Definition
Charcoal is a manufactured fuel from solid biofuels — the solid residue of the destructive distillation and pyrolysis of wood and other vegetal material.
Remark
Current Eurostat dissemination code: R5160
Old Eurostat dissemination code: 5544
Standard International Energy Product Classification (SIEC): Class 5160
SDMX (CL_SIEC_E): R5160
Source
Regulation (EC) No 1099/2008 on energy statistics
Hyperlink
https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/ALL/?uri=CELEX:32008R1099
Other link(s)
Relationships between products and flows of energy balances
International Recommendations for Energy Statistics (IRES)
Related terms
Term Term extension    
  • Solid biofuels (code R5100)
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  • Environment and Energy
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