Low Energy Cell Development on AP Technology™

  1. Carlos E. Suarez
  1. O. Martin,
  2. B. Allano,
  3. E. Barrioz,
  4. Y. Caratini,
  5. A. Escande and
  6. N. Favel

Published Online: 23 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118359259.ch96

Light Metals 2012

Light Metals 2012

How to Cite

Martin, O., Allano, B., Barrioz, E., Caratini, Y., Escande, A. and Favel, N. (2012) Low Energy Cell Development on AP Technology™, in Light Metals 2012 (ed C. E. Suarez), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118359259.ch96

Author Information

  1. Rio Tinto Alean – LRF – BP 114 – 73303 – Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne Cedex – France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118291399

Online ISBN: 9781118359259

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Keywords:

  • APXe;
  • AP60;
  • energy consumption;
  • thermal balance;
  • fluoride emission

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Primary aluminium and energy outlook

  • Economic evaluation of the optimal cell design

  • Vision for optimal cell design

  • Technical challenge of low energy cell

  • APXe cell development

  • Trial results

  • Environmental challenges

  • Conclusion