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A New Benchmark of Energy Performance for Energy Management in U.S. and Canadian Integrated Steel Plants

Last Updated: 01-18-2021

This paper reports on the work of EPA and the integrated steel industry to develop an Energy Performance Indicator (EPI) for integrated mills that develop and manufacture steel in the United States. The paper describes the data and statistical methods used to construct the EPI for evaluating the energy performance of integrated steel mills in the U.S. and Canada. 

Topic: Energy performance indicators (EPIs), Technical reference
Resource Type: Technical documentation, Industrial program & policy reports
Market Sector: Iron & steel manufacturing

Development of the Powertrain Energy Performance Indicators

Last Updated: 01-18-2021

This report describes the data and statistical methods used to construct the Energy Performance Indicators (EPIs) for automobile powertrain (engine & transmission) plants. It reviews how the EPIs were developed to provide plant-level indicators of energy performance by working with the motor vehicle  industry. The report also presents the individual equations used in the EPI.

Topic: Energy performance indicators (EPIs), Technical reference
Resource Type: Technical documentation
Market Sector: Motor vehicle manufacturing

Development of ENERGY STAR EPI for Fluid Milk Processing

Last Updated: 01-18-2021

This report describes the data and statistical methods used to construct the Energy Performance Indicators (EPIs) for fluid milk processing plants. It reviews how the EPIs were developed to provide plant-level indicators of energy performance by working with the dairy industry. The report also presents the individual equations used in the EPI.

Topic: Energy management guidance, Benchmarking, Energy performance indicators (EPIs), Technical reference
Resource Type: Technical documentation
Market Sector: Dairy processing