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    • Conserving Energy by Recovering Heat from Hot Waste Gases 

      Magnuson, E. E. (Energy Systems Laboratory (, 1979)
      Intent of this paper is to show how recovery of heat in hot waste gases reduces nation's energy requirements, reduces dependence on foreign fuels, results in quick payoffs on recovery equipment investments, helps maintain ...
    • Microcomputers in Process Control 

      Vinson, D. R.; Chatterjee, N. (Energy Systems Laboratory (, 1986-06)
      Computers have been extensively used for process control and optimization since the 1970's. Many articles have been published documenting the benefits of computer control; and in general, energy savings of 5% or greater ...
    • SECO - Dow Corning's Wood Fueled Industrial Cogeneration Project 

      Betts, W. D. (Energy Systems Laboratory ( A&M University (, 1982)
      In 1979, Dow Corning Corporation decided to build a wood fueled steam and electric cogeneration (SECO) power plant at Midland, Michigan. This decision was prompted by the high cost of oil and natural gas, an abundant supply ...