Oxgen Level Control and VSDs on Combustion FansCosts & Benefits
|Parent Process: Rolling Mills|
|Energy Savings Potential||
A conservative approach estimates energy savings to be around 10%, or 0.33 GJ/t-rolled steel.
|CO2 Emission Reduction Potential||
Emissions are reduced by 16.6 kg CO2/t-rolled steel.
Retrofit capital costs are estimated at $0.79/t-rolled steel.
Oxgen Level Control and VSDs on Combustion Fans 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.