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Energy efficiency opportunities in mine compressed air systems
(North-West University, 2009)
Demand Side Management (DSM) is one of the most viable and sustainable short term methods to address the shortfall in electricity generation in South Africa. This is because DSM projects can be implemented relatively ...
Challenges faced during implementation of a compressed air energy savings project on a gold mine
Demand side management (DSM) initiatives have been introduced by Eskom to reduce the deficit between the electricity generation capacity and the electricity usage within the country. DSM projects enable Eskom to reduce ...
Expanding compressed air demand side management through selective level control
(North-West University (South Africa)., 2022)
Compressed air is a resource which is used across the deep-level mining industry for a variety of purposes throughout the 24-hour mining cycle. It has been noted that compressed air is a particularly inefficient source ...