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Ton

$100 million in bond trader's terms.
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TON

1. GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for Tonga. The code is used for transactions to and from Tongan bank accounts and for international shipping to Tonga. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.

2. Informal; in bond trading, $100 million.
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The California Biomass Collaborative estimates that the state produces about 24.2 million dry tons of cellulosic biomass annually, with enough of this available for the sustainable production of fuels displacing about 1.1 billion gallons of gasoline each year (http://biomass.ucdavis.edu).
Depending on the market scenario and the extent that forest resources contribute, the estimated biomass resource that can be economically recovered in California varies between about 18 and 25 million dry tons per year at biofuel prices from $2.20 to $4.00 per gallon of gasoline equivalent (gge), excluding corn imports but including in-state waste oils and fats.
Transporting com stover as chopped, baled, or cubed over a 25-mile (40-kilometer) distance is estimated to cost $18.94, $12.32 or $5.72 per dry ton ($20.35, $13.55, $6.29 per dry metric ton), respectively.
They found that about 1.3 million dry tons could be used to generate 2,400 MWh of electricity in coal-fired power plants.
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Hybrid poplar, a short-rotation woody crop, annually produces 4 to 7 dry tons per acre of hardwood pulpwood over a 6- to 10-year rotation.
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Roughly 500 local farmers within a 30mile radius of the facility will supply DuPont with 375,000 dry tons of stover annually.
RRB's first plant will convert approximately 140,000 dry tons of woody biomass feedstock into at least 12m gallons per year of renewable jet, diesel, and naphtha fuels.