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Abstract

The objective of this research is to achieve savings in primary energy carriers like natural gas and oil, by the application of a Total Energy (TE) system, in three types of edible oil processing plants: a. soybean extraction; b. soybean oil refinery;c. margarine manufacture. The outcome of the investigation is as follows: Plant under Working Payback period Rate of return consideration hours/year PBP (years) ROR ( %) Soybean extraction (1000 tons per day) 6600 3,3 29 Soybean oil refinery (480 tons per day) 6000 5,5 15 Margarine plant (200 tons per day) 2250 11,8 6

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Authors: ONG T L CIVO INSTITUTES TNO, DEN HAAG (THE NETHERLANDS), CIVO INSTITUTES TNO, DEN HAAG (THE NETHERLANDS)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 9169 EN (1984) MF, 19 P., BFR 120, BLOW-UP COPY BFR 150, EUROFFICE, LUXEMBOURG, POB 1003
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Record Number: 1989122089700 / Last updated on: 1987-01-01
Category: PUBLICATION
Available languages: en