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Dr. Visvaldas Varzinskas
e-mail: Visvaldas@apini.lt

Description

Cleaner production assessment revealed that ash removal system is inefficient. The introduction of more efficient air cleaning cyclones and air-ducts from heatproof stainless steel enables to reduce energy consumption and air emissions, while production volume is increased.

Advantages

The introduction of more efficient air cleaning cyclones and air-ducts from heatproof stainless steel enables to reduce energy consumption and air emissions, while production volume is increased.

Innovative aspects (ecologic, social and economic)

Environmental benefits:
Reduction in CO, NOx and PM emissions – almost 430 000 t/ year;
Electrical energy savings – 115 kWh/ t;
Reduction in CO, NOx, CO2 emissions due to energy savings – more than 208 t/year.

Economic benefits: total profit from the project implementation in a given case was almost 113 000 EUR/ year (payback period – 1.2 years)

Application examples



Cost

Total investment is approximately 138 000 EUR

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Current stage of development

Already on the market

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Country of origin

Lithuania

Country of application

Lithuania

Year

2010

National Contact Point

dr. Visvaldas Varžinskas
Aplinkos inžinerijos institutas (APINI)
Kauno Technologijos Universitetas
K. Donelaičio g. 20 - 307
44239 Kaunas, Lietuva

Tel: +370 - 37 - 20 93 72
Fax: +370 - 37 - 20 93 72

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