Top Ten Practices

  • Optimising generator controls

    Optimising generator controls

    Generator control practices are used in the electricity generation sector in various ways. These include adjusting extraction or back-pressure steam...
  • Flight planning

    Flight planning

    Flight planning involves co-ordinating logistics, and minimising taxiing and flight times. Fuel burned while waiting to take off, or in...
  • Reducing idle running

    Reducing idle running

    Idle running of machinery is primarily a concern in the manufacturing, mining, and oil and gas sectors. Conveyor systems running...
  • Optimising HVAC controls

    Optimising HVAC controls

    Heating, ventilation and cooling (HVAC) encompasses central heating, portable heaters, air handlers, blowers, fans, ductwork, air conditioning, chillers and cooling...
  • Reducing product losses

    Reducing product losses

    Reducing product loss in a process boosts energy savings and output. Energy wastage is influenced by the stage of a process...
  • Designing roads

    Designing roads

    Designing roads for better energy efficiency is an opportunity for the mining and construction industries. Fuel savings are achieved from...
  • Optimising processes

    Optimising processes

    Process optimisation in the mining and oil and gas sectors achieves energy efficiencies through reducing cycle times, wastage and general...
  • Removing furnace soot

    Removing furnace soot

    Furnaces are used in manufacturing and the oil and gas sectors. Furnaces accumulate soot over time, which clogs the system...
  • Cleaning condensers and heat exchangers

    Cleaning condensers and heat exchangers

    Condensers remove heat from steam exhausted in the electricity generation process using cooling water. This maintains the pressure gradient exiting...
  • Monitoring and managing data

    Monitoring and managing data

    Data monitoring and management can be applied in almost any industrial system. Data management refers to several approaches to use...