Forehearths Process Control - Advanced Adaptive Process ControlCosts & Benefits
|Parent Process: Conditioning and Forming|
|Energy Savings Potential||
Specific energy savings are enabled due to production increases of 3.75 to 20% for common containers and up to 40% for speciality containers (Worrell et al., 2008. p.70).
|CO2 Emission Reduction Potential|
Paybacks for the advanced process controller system are estimated to be 2 to 9 months (Worrell et al., 2008. p.70).
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