Shift ConversionTechnologies & Measures
|Technology or Measure||Energy Savings Potential||CO2 Emission Reduction Potential Based on Literature||Costs||Development Status|
|Isothermal CO Converter|
The investment cost for a facility with a 100,000 tonne yearly production is 500 million yen. The payback period is 0.2 years (A2A Toolkit).
|Axial-radial Flow Converter||Commercial|
|Improved Catalysts for Shift Conversion||Commercial|
|Low Pressure Drop Design for Shift Converter|
|Low Temperature Shift (LTS) Guard with Waste Heat Recovery|
For a 1 500 tpd plant, the necessary investment is in the range of US $1 million [2005 values] (FAI, 2013).
|Selectoxo Process for Final Purification|
Shift Conversion Reference Documents
Reference Document on Best Available Techniques for the Manufacture of Large Volume Inorganic Chemicals - Ammonia, Acids and Fertilisers
Prepared by the Institute for Prospective Technical Studies of European Commision, this document provides detalied information on Best Available Technologies applicable to Ammonia production – as well as on the production of Acids and Fertilizers.