In an earlier blog I referred to leadership as the missing element in the drive towards net zero. Now we are seeing leadership on the issue emerging, both nationally – in some countries a lot more than in the UK I have to say – and in the corporate world. Real leadership however goes beyond setting the target, it has to include driving the development of realistic, deliverable plans to achieve the…read full article
Implementing smart retrofitting frameworks in the process industry towards its operation with variable, biobased and circular feedstock
The 26th and 27th November 2019 mark the official launch of…read full article
This week, there is a big article in the Financial Times about how Brussels is re-tooling industrial policy. The focus of the article is on how there is increasing support to develop the battery…read full article
To cool the rolling mill's machine shop, Outokumpu has chosen a solution that saves energy compared with more conventional alternatives. There are two ways to cool the machine shop. One is to use outdoor air, the other to use industrial water from a nearby river and cool the air through existing cooling coils and a SWEP B649 brazed plate heat exchanger.read full business practice
1 - What's next for industrial energy efficiency?
By Paul Noble
Why don't companies do more? This is the question to understand why organizations don't engage a holistic energy efficiency approach…read full article