CEO's Blog

Titanium Industry:

Cost Effective and Profitable Energy Savings and Greenhouse Gas Emission Reductions 

In my last blog post, I discussed an example of cost effective and profitable energy savings and greenhouse gas emission reductions in a copper converter plant application in the copper industry. What about industrial energy savings in the Titanium Industry?

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Energy waste, its hidden and prolific – Copper Industry 

In my last blog post, I discussed an example of prolific energy waste in the platinum mining sector. In this blog, I’d like to explore industrial energy waste in the Copper Industry.

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Energy Waste, its Hidden and Prolific – Platinum Industry

In my last blog post, I discussed the prolific energy waste in the sugar industry (96%) with their very effective disposal of a valuable renewable resource, bagasse, blown up their stacks.

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Energy Myth-busters Competition

Debunking Myths Around Energy: I am passionate about dispelling the myth that improving Energy Productivity and reducing greenhouse gas emissions needs to cost.

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Resourcing the Future Workshop at UCT

 Developing the Business Case for Energy Productivity in the Minerals Sector: I am very passionate about showing how energy intensive industries can profit from adopting energy productivity using Ensight Energy Solutions’ proven methodology.

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Energy Waste – it’s a Big Business Opportunity

In my last blog post, I discussed the prolific waste of pool pumps in the residential sector, but what about businesses waste? So I thought I would share example in that sphere.

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Energy Waste – Its Everywhere and Prolific

This week whilst visiting Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) titanium operation in Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa, I had a chance to reflect on the energy waste that is all around us. I asked my Ensight Energy Solutions team of 15 amazing engineers this question:

How much power does a typical swimming pool pump motor use? The answer came back as “about 1,000 watts”.

Then I asked them this question:

How much power, using the laws of physics does a pool require to circulate the water from the pool, through a pool filter and back to the pool?

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Is your Energy Management Plan missing something?

Are you wasting 20% of your annual energy spend? The blog shares a unique energy design paradigm that can reveal significant energy cost savings in industrial energy intensive businesses.

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