The Azimuth Project
Industrial

Industrial carbon reduction measures

Industrial measures are based on the grouping of thousands of different measures into broader categories to aid analysis and presentation.

In descending order of effectiveness:

Table 11: League Table of the Most Cost Effective Measures for the Industrial Sector* Central business case £/TCO2

1 Burners : -715.26

2 Refrigeration & Aircon : -239.22

3 Lighting : -196.90

4 Compressed air : -188.82

5 Design : -149.03

6 Fabrication & Machining : -146.73

7 Low Temperature Heating : -125.79

8 Building Energy Management : -120.38

9 New Food & Drink Plant : -118.90

10 Operation & Maintenance : -118.23

11 Drying & Separation : -118.03

12 Space Heating : -107.10

13 High Temperature Heating : -91.09

14 Controls : -78.69

15 Heat Recovery : -73.49

16 Process Improvement : -49.82

17 Energy Management : -43.88

18 Renewable Heat : -24.73

19 Others : 254.59

20 Ventilation : 366.31

21 Motors & Drives : 391.63

22 Insulation : 546.64

23 Information Technology : 625.53

Table 12: League Table of the Most Carbon Effective Measures for the Industrial Sector* Central business case KTCO2

1 Renewable Heat : 205.99

2 Others : 92.98

3 High Temperature Heating : 87.21

4 Process Improvement : 85.39

5 Drying & Separation : 78.32

6 Motors & Drives : 66.08

7 Controls : 58.06

8 Heat Recovery : 50.75

9 Operation & Maintenance : 44.46

10 Energy Management : 38.39

11 Low Temperature Heating : 36.26

12 Space Heating : 21.36

13 Fabrication & Machining : 13.13

14 Ventilation : 10.29

15 Refrigeration & Aircon : 9.97

16 Building Energy Management : 8.59

17 Insulation : 4.74

18 Compressed air : 4.65

19 Design : 4.04

20 New Food & Drink Plant : 1.81

21 Lighting : 1.65

22 Burners : 1.05

23 Information Technology : 0.72

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