Bottom Stirring/Stirring Gas InjectionCosts & Benefits
|Parent Process: Electric Arc Furnace|
|Energy Savings Potential||
Electricity savings can vary between 12 to 24 kWh, or 0.07 GJ, per ton of steel.
|CO2 Emission Reduction Potential||
Emissions saving potential of the technology is 11.7 kg CO2/t-steel.
Retroftit capital cost is $0.94/t-steel.
Bottom Stirring/Stirring Gas Injection Publications
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) energy guide, Energy Efficiency Improvement and Cost Saving Opportunities for the U.S. Iron and Steel Industry, discusses energy efficiency practices and technologies that can be implemented in iron and steel manufacturing plants. This guide provides current real world examples of iron and steel plants saving energy and reducing cost and carbon dioxide emissions.