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Energy conservation measures in foundries

Pal Prosanto, Vasudevan N , 2014

Foundry Review, Vol 2(2): 1-20p.

Abstract

Metal casting is one of the most energy intensive sectors in India. The Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) in India has listed metal casting industry to be among the top ten major industrial sectors in India in terms of greenhouse reduction potential. This paper talks about some common ways of improving the energy performance of Indian foundry units.

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Energy conservation