High Luminosity Burners (Oxyfuel Furnaces)Costs & Benefits
|Parent Process: Melting and Refining|
|Energy Savings Potential||
Thermal efficiency increases by approximately 4% (Worrell et al., 2008. p.66).
|CO2 Emission Reduction Potential|
High Luminosity Burners (Oxyfuel Furnaces)Schematic
High Luminosity Burners (Oxyfuel Furnaces) Publications
Energy Efficiency Improvement and Cost Saving Opportunities for the Glass Industry - An ENERGY STAR® Guide for Energy and Plant Managers
Prepared primarily with the US Glass Industry, this document provides information about energy efficiency measures applicable to glass manufacturing, including performance and cost benchmarks whenever possible.
This article by Smirnov and Allen provides a concise overview of the technology and reports findings from field tests.
This paper by Rue et al. provides details of the technology and reports the findings from pilot scale tests.