Pumping systems are used in a wide variety of industrial systems etc.

The energy efficiency of pumping systems is optimised by matching the pump and pumping speed to the material being pumped. This helps avoid over-throttling. It has a number of applications, including bore dewatering and cooling water.

Sectors

  • Electricity generation
  • Mining
  • Manufacturing
  • Oil and gas

Score

  • 73/100
  • Estimated current energy savings across the sectors are 109 petajoules per annum (PJpa) with prospective savings of 126 PJpa to 2017.

Weighting

73/100
 Indicator Score
1. Energy saving potential  
1.1 Level of energy efficiency 15/15
1.2 Market prospect 2/10
1.3 Energy saving potential 9/10
2. Technical practicality  
2.1 Innovative or advanced nature 15/25
2.2 Reliability 6/10
3. Economic characteristics  
3.1 Investment per unit energy 8/10
3.2 Payback period 10/10
3.3 % of Industry $ gross added value 5/10
4. Social characteristics 3/10

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