Optimized Heat Recovery in Clinker CoolerCosts & Benefits
|Parent Process: Clinker Cooling|
|Energy Savings Potential||
Savings of 0.05 to 0.16 GJ/t clinker through the improved operation of the grate cooler is reported.
|CO2 Emission Reduction Potential|
Investments are estimated to be US $0.11 to $0.33/annual tonne clinker capacity. Estimated payback period: 1-2 years.
Optimized Heat Recovery in Clinker Cooler Publications
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) energy guide, Energy Efficiency Improvement and Cost Saving Opportunities for Cement Making, discusses energy efficiency practices and technologies that can be implemented in cement manufacturing plants. This ENERGY STAR guide provides current real world examples of cement plants saving energy and reducing cost and carbon dioxide emissions.