Proper Fan SizingCosts & Benefits
|Parent Process: Cross Cutting Technology|
|Energy Savings Potential||
In one plant installation of a smaller vent blower resulted in electricity savings of 896 MWh/y.
|CO2 Emission Reduction Potential|
The smaller fan system enabled cost savings of $35,840/y and had a payback time of 5 months.
Proper Fan Sizing 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.