The goal of this book is to present the current knowledge regarding energy efficiency implications of mining processes and future research directions. This introductory chapter explains the purpose and motivation for this book, provides highlights of the book, provides strategies that a reader can use to read the book, and identifies the key unanswered questions that require further research. It is my hope that this book will be a valuable resource for industry professionals and researchers and stimulate further discussions on energy efficiency in mining.
K. Awuah-Offei, "Introduction," Green Energy and Technology: Energy Efficiency in the Minerals Industry, Springer Verlag, Jan 2018.
The definitive version is available at https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-54199-0_1
Mining and Nuclear Engineering
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Energy; Energy efficiency; Minerals industry; Mining
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01 Jan 2018