Energy Efficiency Improvement and Cost Saving Opportunities for the Glass Industry

Last updated: 11-08-2016

This guide discusses energy efficiency practices and energy-efficient technologies that can be implemented at the component, process, system, and organizational levels of the U.S. glass industry. Expected savings in energy and energy-related costs are given for many energy efficiency measures, based on case study data from real-world applications in glass production facilities and related industries worldwide. Typical measure payback periods and references to further information in the technical literature are also provided, when available.