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ENERGY ECONOMY IN EXTRACTIVE METALLURGY
Metall (2014)
  • Fathi Habashi
Abstract
Fuel, heat, and electricity are costly items in metallurgical processes and should be used with great efficiency to decrease production costs. To this end, the recent trend in metallurgical plants is focused towards the following goals: • Increased use of heat recovery systems • Increased use of oxygen instead of air • Increased use of direct heating systems • Improved equipment design• Improved process design • Improved methods of operation • Improved process design • Improved methods of operation • Attempts to economize energy in the aluminum industry industry
Keywords
  • Heat exchanger,
  • Wast heat boiler,
  • Stoves,
  • Dry quenching,
  • Oxygen
Disciplines
Publication Date
June, 2014
Citation Information
Fathi Habashi. "ENERGY ECONOMY IN EXTRACTIVE METALLURGY" Metall Vol. 68 Iss. 6 (2014)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/fathi_habashi/135/