Thin Slab CastingCosts & Benefits
|Parent Process: Rolling Mills|
|Energy Savings Potential||
Energy savings are in range of 1 – 2 GJ of Primary Energy/t of product. Saving potential is 0.3-0.4 EJ/yr if this technology is applied to quarter of world production.
|CO2 Emission Reduction Potential||
Estimated CO2 emissions savings are 20 - 40 Mt/yr.
Retrofit capital cost is $234.9/tonne hot rolled steel.