Energy Conservation and Management in Process industries (CH367)


B.Tech (CH)




Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

03 (3-0-0)


Energy Outlook, Energy conservation and its importance, Energy intensive industries, Global industrial energy efficiency benchmarking, Engineering fundamentals related to energy efficiency, Principles on energy management, Energy Audit, Detailed thermodynamic analyses of common unit operations,Opportunities and techniques/methods for energy conservation in equipment and utility systems in process industries, Process synthesis, Thermo-economics, Energy Management Information Systems (EMIS). Software tools for industrial energy efficiency and savings, Case studies on energy conservation and management in process industries


W.F. Kenney, Energy Conservation in the Process Industries. Academic Press Inc., 1984. Vladimir S. Stepanov, Analysis of Energy Efficiency of Industrial Processes. 1st Edition, Springer-Verlag, 1993. Jakob de Swaan Arons, Hedzer van der Kooi, Krishnan Sankaranarayanan, Efficiency and Sustainability in the Energy and Chemical Industries, 1st Edition, Marcel Dekker, Inc., 2004.

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