EREK knowledge base of resource efficiency

Measures, Technologies and Good Practices

Do you want to know how much different measures and technological solutions would cost and how much money and resources they can save for your business? This database offers such data in a concise and comprehensive format.

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Oil-less compressors and compressed air as a service
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • All manufacturing industries
Resource category:
  • Energy
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Medium cost
  • 50%
Tags:
  • Compressed air
  • Oil-less compressor
Oxy-fuel heating and direct flame impingement furnaces increase efficiency and save fuel
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • Metal and plastic processing
Resource category:
  • Energy
  • Carbon
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • High cost
Tags:
  • 0xy-fuel heating
  • Fuel save
  • Heating
Artificial intelligence improves the energy efficiency of buildings
Technology
Resource category:
  • Energy
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • High cost
  • 1 - 3 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Monitoring
  • Energy Efficiency in buildings
Timber drying: top loading
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • Timber and woodworking
Resource category:
  • Materials
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • High cost
  • 1-3%
  • 0.5 - 1.5 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Wood drying
Laser and X-ray scanning of logs
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • Timber and woodworking
Resource category:
  • Materials
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • High cost
  • 0.5 - 1 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Wood recovery rate
  • Sawmill
Condition Based Maintenance (CBM)
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • All manufacturing industries
Resource category:
  • Materials
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Low cost
Tags:
  • Material efficiency
  • CBM
  • Maintenance
Evaporative solution brings savings
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • All manufacturing industries
Resource category:
  • Energy
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • High cost
  • 40%
Tags:
  • Energy efficiency
  • Energy savings
  • evaporation
  • industrial steam
Smarter wastewater treatment in shopping malls
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • Food processing
  • Hotel and restaurant
Resource category:
  • Water
  • Waste
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Medium cost
  • 50-90%
  • 1 - 10 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Wastewater
  • Water reuse
  • Recycling
Intelligent fertilisation with N-Sensor improves crop yield
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • Other
Resource category:
  • Waste
  • Carbon
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • High cost
  • 5 Year(s)
Tags:
  • intelligent fertilization
  • reduced carbon footprint
Closing water cycles
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • All sectors
Resource category:
  • Water
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • High cost
Tags:
  • Water Saving
  • Water efficiency
  • Wastewater
Shielding gas prevents food spoilage
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • Food processing
Resource category:
  • Waste
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Medium cost
Tags:
  • Food waste
  • Packaging
  • Packaging materials
  • Packaging design
Mobile application helps to tackle food waste
Technology
Sector / Industry:
  • Hotel and restaurant
Resource category:
  • Waste
  • Carbon
Costs, savings, and payback time:
  • Low cost
  • 0 Year(s)
Tags:
  • Food waste
  • mobile application