TITLE

Motors turned on savings at WTE plant

AUTHOR(S)
Voight, Keith
PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
World Wastes;Nov97, Vol. 40 Issue 11, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Relates how operators at Fergus Falls, Minnesota's Regional Treatment Center (RTC) installed variable frequency motor drives in the plant's burners to adjust its fuel and air mixtures, maximizing burner and fuel efficiency. Savings generated by the installation; RTC's use of natural gas to supplement non-recyclable trash as a fuel source; Structure of the city's burner.
ACCESSION #
9712075692

 

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